About the bill
- Full Title
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.
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Jun 14, 1984
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5861”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
15 cosponsors (15D)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Deficit Reduction Act of 1984
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 18, 1984
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5861 — 98th Congress: Medicare Preferred Provider Organization and Competition Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr5861
“H.R. 5861 — 98th Congress: Medicare Preferred Provider Organization and Competition Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1984. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr5861>
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