H.R.1353 - Sustaining Access to Vital Emergency Medical Services Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kennedy, Mark R. [R-MN-2] (Introduced 04/03/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||05/08/2001 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.|
This bill has the status Introduced
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
Subject — Policy Area:
- View subjects
Summary: H.R.1353 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Sustaining Access to Vital Emergency Medical Services Act of 2001 - Amends the Public Health Service Act, as amended by the Children's Health Act of 2000, to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to eligible entities to enable such entities to provide for improved emergency medical services in rural areas.
Introduced in House (04/03/2001)
Amends titles XVIII (Medicare) (including part C (Medicare+Choice) of the Medicare program) and XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act to establish a prudent layperson standard for emergency ambulance services under Medicare and Medicaid.