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H.R.4067: To provide for the extension of the enforcement instruction on supervision requirements for outpatient therapeutic services in critical access and small rural hospitals through 2014.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about health
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Sponsor Lynn Jenkins, R-Kan.
Total Cosponsors 5 (1 Democrat, 4 Republicans)
Introduced Feb. 18, 2014
Latest Major Action Dec. 4, 2014
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to continue to instruct Medicare contractors not to enforce requirements for direct physician supervision of outpatient therapeutic services in critical access and small rural hospitals through 2014.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 4, 2014 Became Public Law No: 113-198.
Dec. 4, 2014 Signed by President.
Nov. 24, 2014 Presented to President.
Nov. 21, 2014 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Nov. 20, 2014 Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6219)
Sept. 10, 2014 Received in the Senate, read twice.
Sept. 9, 2014 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Sept. 9, 2014 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H7339)
Sept. 9, 2014 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 4067.
Sept. 9, 2014 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H7339-7341)
Sept. 9, 2014 Mr. Burgess moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
Sept. 9, 2014 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 431.
Sept. 9, 2014 Committee on Ways and Means discharged.
Sept. 9, 2014 Reported by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 113-582, Part I.
July 30, 2014 Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 31 - 11.
July 30, 2014 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
July 29, 2014 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
July 28, 2014 Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Feb. 21, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Feb. 18, 2014 Referred to House Ways and Means
Feb. 18, 2014 Referred to House Energy and Commerce