H.R.4219 - Home Health Fairness Act of 2000106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Watkins, Wes [R-OK-3] (Introduced 04/06/2000)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means; Commerce|
|Latest Action:||04/13/2000 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4219 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Home Health Fairness Act of 2000 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to eliminate a specified 15 percent reduction in cost and per beneficiary limits with respect to payment rates for home health services under the Medicare prospective payment system.
Introduced in House (04/06/2000)
Makes this Act effective as if included in the Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Balanced Budget Refinement Act of 1999.