US SB596 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 5-2)
Status: Introduced on February 28 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-28 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for direct payment to physician assistants under the Medicare program for certain services furnished by such physician assistants. This bill allows direct payment, under the Medicare program, to physician assistants for certain services furnished to enrollees.

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Title

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for direct payment to physician assistants under the Medicare program for certain services furnished by such physician assistants.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-02-28SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Same As/Similar To

HB1052 (Same As) 2019-02-07 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

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