H.R.2709 - Medicare Improvements for Special Needs Beneficiaries Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
||Rep. Ramstad, Jim [R-MN-3] (Introduced 08/01/2001)
||House - Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce
||08/16/2001 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Chairman. (All Actions)
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Introduced in House (08/01/2001)
Medicare Improvements for Special Needs Beneficiaries Act of 2001 - Amends part C (Medicare+Choice) of title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to provide for specialized Medicare+Choice plans for special needs beneficiaries and the treatment of such plans as coordinated care plans under Medicare part C. Permits: (1) restriction on the enrollment of individuals in a specialized Medicare+Choice plan to special needs beneficiaries; and (2) continuous open enrollment for such beneficiaries.