H.R.3453 - Community Clinical Laboratory Fairness in Competition Act of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-12] (Introduced 08/04/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means; Judiciary; Small Business|
|Latest Action:||08/14/2007 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3453 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (08/04/2007)
Community Clinical Laboratory Fairness in Competition Act of 2007 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to repeal the mandate for a Medicare Competitive Bidding Demonstration Project for Clinical Laboratory Services.
Amends federal civil service to subject the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services of the Department of Health and Human Services (solely with respect to its capacity to issue rules governing the Medicare part B fee schedule for clinical laboratory services) to the requirement to submit to a small business advocacy review panel for comment any proposed rule which will have a significant economic impact on a substantial number of small entities.