Mr. Courtney (for himself and Mr. Latham) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, 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 count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for coverage of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare.
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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