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H.R. 3062: Patient Access to Higher Quality Health Care Act of 2019

The text of the bill below is as of Jun 3, 2019 (Introduced).


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116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 3062

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 3, 2019

(for himself, Mr. Gonzalez of Texas, Mr. Biggs, Mr. Vela, Mr. Bucshon, Mr. Meadows, Mr. Brooks of Alabama, Mr. Marshall, Mr. Babin, Mr. Walker, Mr. Hice of Georgia, Mrs. Walorski, Mr. Loudermilk, Mr. Mullin, Mr. Cuellar, Mr. Perry, and Mr. Cole) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned

A BILL

To repeal changes made by health care reform laws to the Medicare exception to the prohibition on certain physician referrals for hospitals, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Patient Access to Higher Quality Health Care Act of 2019.

2.

Repeal of health care reform provisions limiting Medicare exception to the prohibition on certain physician referrals for hospitals

Sections 6001 and 10601 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111–148; 124 Stat. 684, 1005) and section 1106 of the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (Public Law 111–152; 124 Stat. 1049) are repealed and the provisions of law amended by such sections are restored as if such sections had never been enacted.