H.R.4105 - Medicare Recovery Audit Contractor Program Moratorium Act of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Capps, Lois [D-CA-23] (Introduced 11/07/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/07/2007 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4105 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/07/2007)
Medicare Recovery Audit Contractor Program Moratorium Act of 2007 - Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to effect a one-year moratorium on the Medicare recovery audit contractor program, under which the Secretary contracts with recovery audit contractors to identify underpayments and overpayments, and recoup overpayments, with respect to all services for which payment is made under part A or B of title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act.
Requires: (1) the Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to evaluate the program for Congress; and (2) the Comptroller General to report to Congress on the use of recovery audit contractors in the Medicare Integrity program.