Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
May 3, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This bill was introduced on May 3, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district
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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. July 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr6854>
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