A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to require each hospital providing patients with inpatient hospital services under the programs or plans under such titles to furnish each such patient with written notice of charges for particular inpatient hospital services provided by the hospital to the patient.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district. Democrat.
May 3, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 3, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 3, 1977
H.R. 6854 (95th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 6854 — 95th Congress: Truth in Hospital Billing Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr6854
“H.R. 6854 — 95th Congress: Truth in Hospital Billing Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1977. December 16, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr6854>
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