H.R.3323: DOC Access Act

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65 (24 Democrats, 41 Republicans)

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Aug. 16, 2015 5th

Bill Summary

Dental and Optometric Care Access Act or the DOC Access Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to prohibit group health plans and individual health insurance coverage from setting rates for items and services provided by a doctor of optometry, of dental surgery, or of dental medicine for which the plan or insurer does not pay a substantial amount. An agreement between a plan or insurer and such a doctor: (1) may only be changed...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 31, 2015
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
July 29, 2015
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
July 29, 2015

Introduced in the House by Buddy Carter (R-Ga.)

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