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- Full Title
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for procedures and payment limitations with respect to the furnishing of cardiac pacemakers in order to achieve cost savings for the medicare program, improve the quality of patient care, and insure against fraud and abuse, and for other purposes.
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- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.H.R. 4170 (Related)Deficit Reduction Act of 1984
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 18, 1984H.R. 4136 (Related)Medicare and Medicaid Budget Reconciliation Amendments of 1983
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 20, 1983
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3590 — 98th Congress: Medicare Pacemaker Payment Reform and Patient Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr3590
“H.R. 3590 — 98th Congress: Medicare Pacemaker Payment Reform and Patient Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. May 3, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr3590>
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