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Short Titles as Introduced

Medicare Beneficiary Preservation of Choice Act of 2010

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To preserve Medicare beneficiary choice by restoring and expanding the Medicare open enrollment and disenrollment opportunities repealed by section 3204(a) of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
12/08/2010Introduced in House

All Actions (4)

Date
12/08/2010Referred to House Energy and Commerce
Action By: House of Representatives
12/08/2010Referred to House Ways and Means
Action By: House of Representatives
12/08/2010Referred 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
12/08/2010Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Cuellar, Henry [D-TX-28] 12/09/2010

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House Ways and Means12/08/2010 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce12/08/2010 Referred to

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Introduced in House (12/08/2010)

Medicare Beneficiary Preservation of Choice Act of 2010 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act, as amended by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, to repeal the allowance for disenrollment, between January 1 and March 15 of each year, only from an MedicareAdvantage plan to elect enrollment in the original Medicare fee-for-service program.

Restores the option under previous law to elect to change from a MedicareAdvantage to the original Medicare fee-for-service plan, or from the original Medicare fee-for-service to a MedicareAdvantage plan, once a year during the first three months.