H.R.1705 - Rehabilitative Therapy Parity for Military Beneficiaries Act113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Burgess, Michael C. [R-TX-26] (Introduced 04/24/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||05/06/2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1705 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/24/2013)
Rehabilitative Therapy Parity for Military Beneficiaries Act - Allows rehabilitative authority provided for beneficiaries under the Department of Defense (DOD) TRICARE program (a DOD managed care program) to include therapeutic exercises or activities included in the authorized plan of care of the individual receiving such therapy.
Allows such activities or exercises to further include therapies provided on a horse, balance board, ball, bolster, and bench.