HR 1156

Title: Patient Access to Higher Quality Health Care Act of 2017
Author: Rep. Sam Johnson (REP-TX)

<p><b>Patient Access to Higher Quality Health Care Act of 2017</b></p> <p>This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 to repeal specified limitations, for purposes of Medicare participation, on self-referrals by newly constructed or expanded physician-owned hospitals.</p>

Introduced in House 02/16/2017
Introduced in House 02/16/2017
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, 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. 02/16/2017
Referred to House Energy and Commerce 02/16/2017
Referred to House Ways and Means 02/16/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. 02/17/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. 03/02/2017

Bill Text
08/16/2017 - HR 1156 (Introduced+in+House)
02/16/2017 - HR 1156 (Introduced+in+House)
02/16/2017 - HR 1156 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Sam Johnson (R-TX)
    () - U.S. Representative

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    Plano, TX 75075
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