H.R. 5861 (98th): Medicare Preferred Provider Organization and Competition Act

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit negotiated rates with preferred provider organizations under the medicare program and to permit group health care payors to provide for alternative rates with providers of health care.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 14, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 14, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Claude Pepper

Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district

Democrat

History

Jun 14, 1984
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5861 (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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