Mrs. McCarthy of New York (for herself, Mr. Pascrell, and Ms. Corrine Brown of Florida) introduced the following bill; which was 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
Introduced in House (IH)
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include vision restoration therapy devices and associated software used in the patient’s home to treat impaired visual function due to acquired brain injury within the definition of durable medical equipment under the Medicare Program.
Bill Pascrell Jr.
(NJ); Corrine Brown
Committee on Energy and Commerce (Standing), Committee on Ways and Means (Standing)
United States Code References
42 U.S.C. 1395x
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