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Titles (2)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Durable Medicare Equipment Telemarketing Fraud Prevention Act of 1991

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prevent telemarketing fraud against medicare beneficiaries by suppliers of durable medical equipment, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
10/17/1991Introduced in House

All Actions (5)

Date
11/05/1991Referred to the Subcommittee on Health and the Environment.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
10/23/1991Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
10/17/1991Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Action By: House of Representatives
10/17/1991Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House of Representatives
10/17/1991Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce10/17/1991 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health and Environment11/05/1991 Referred to
House Ways and Means10/17/1991 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health10/23/1991 Referred to

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Subjects (5)


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Introduced in House (10/17/1991)

Durable Medicare Equipment Telemarketing Fraud Prevention Act of 1991 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to prohibit: (1) unsolicited telephone contacts from suppliers of items of durable medical equipment to Medicare beneficiaries; and (2) payment for such items furnished subsequent to unsolicited contacts. Excludes suppliers engaging in a pattern of unsolicited contacts from participation in Medicare and other programs under the Social Security Act.