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Introduced in Senate (04/17/2018)


115th CONGRESS
2d Session
S. 2690


To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit review of certain Medicare payment determinations for disproportionate share hospitals, and for other purposes.


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

April 17, 2018

Mr. Rubio (for himself, Ms. Stabenow, Mr. Cornyn, and Mr. Nelson) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance


A BILL

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit review of certain Medicare payment determinations for disproportionate share hospitals, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Review of Medicare payment determinations for disproportionate share hospitals.

(a) In General.—Section 1886(r) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1395ww(r)) is amended by striking paragraph (3).

(b) Effective Date.—The amendment made by subsection (a) shall apply with respect to any claim relating to a determination made under paragraph (2) of such section 1886(r) that is pending on a date that is on or after the date of the enactment of this Act.