H.R. 3590 (98th): Medicare Pacemaker Payment Reform and Patient Protection Act

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 18, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 18, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Ron Wyden

Representative for Oregon's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

History

Jul 18, 1983
 
Introduced

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H.R. 3590 (98th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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