H.R.4077: Quality Health Care Coalition Act of 2014

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about health
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Sponsor John Conyers Jr., D-Mich.
Total Cosponsors 5 (2 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
Introduced Feb. 25, 2014
Latest Major Action March 20, 2014
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  • Bill introduced in the House   
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Bill Summary

Quality Health Care Coalition Act of 2014 - Exempts health care professionals, including individuals and entities, from federal and state antitrust laws in connection with negotiations with a health plan regarding contract terms under which the professionals provide health care items or services for which plan benefits are provided.

Declares that this Act: (1) applies only to health care professionals excluded from the National Labor Relations Act; and (2) does not apply to such negotiations relating to Medicare or Medicaid programs, the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP, formerly known as SCHIP), medical and dental care for members of the uniformed services, veterans' medical care, the federal employees health benefits program, or the Indian Health Care Improvement Act.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 20, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.
Feb. 25, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.