H.R.7593: TREATS Act

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about health
  • Introduced July 13, 2020
  • Latest Major Action July 13, 2020

Bill Version

Bill Summary

Telehealth Response for E-prescribing Addiction Therapy Services Act or the TREATS Act This bill modifies requirements relating to coverage of certain telehealth services under Medicare. Specifically, the bill permanently allows telehealth services for substance-use disorders to be provided via audio-only technology, if a physician or practitioner has already conducted an in-person or video telehealth evaluation. Schedule III or IV controlled...

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There is one statement associated with H.R.7593.

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 13, 2020
Referred to the Subcommittee on Social Security.
July 13, 2020
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
July 13, 2020

Introduced in the House by David McKinley (R-W.Va.)

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