H.R.166 - Outpatient Mental Health Modernization Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20] (Introduced 01/03/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/25/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.166 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/03/2017)
Outpatient Mental Health Modernization Act of 2017
This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to cover nutritional planning, meals, and transportation as partial-hospitalization services under Medicare.
The Department of Health and Human Services shall convene a Behavioral Health Advisory Committee.