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H.R. 315: Medicare Sequester COVID Moratorium Act

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To amend the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act to extend the temporary suspension of Medicare sequestration, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Bradley “Brad” Schneider

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 13, 2021
Length: 2 pages
Jan 13, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Introduced on Jan 13, 2021

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35 Cosponsors (26 Democrats, 9 Republicans)

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Schneiders Bipartisan Legislation to Prevent Cuts to Hospital Payments During COVID Heads to Presidents Desk
    — Rep. Bradley “Brad” Schneider [D-IL10] (Sponsor) on Apr 13, 2021

Schneiders Bipartisan Legislation to Prevent Cuts to Hospital Payments During COVID Passes House
    — Rep. Bradley “Brad” Schneider [D-IL10] (Sponsor) on Mar 19, 2021

Schneider Reintroduces Bipartisan Legislation to Prevent Cuts to Hospital Payments During COVID
    — Rep. Bradley “Brad” Schneider [D-IL10] (Sponsor) on Jan 29, 2021

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Jan 13, 2021

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