S.2603 - Medicare Fraud Prevention Act of 2008110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Martinez, Mel [R-FL] (Introduced 02/07/2008)|
|Committees:||Senate - Finance|
|Latest Action:||02/07/2008 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.|
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Summary: S.2603 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/07/2008)
Medicare Fraud Prevention Act of 2008 - Amends title XI of the Social Security Act (SSA) to increase civil money penalties, criminal fines, and prison sentences for fraud and abuse under the SSA title XVIII (Medicare) program.
Amends SSA title XVIII to increase the amount of the surety bond required for suppliers of durable medical equipment (DME).