H.R.1518 - Medicare Hearing Aid Coverage Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12] (Introduced 03/05/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/05/2019 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, 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. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1518 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/05/2019)
Medicare Hearing Aid Coverage Act of 2019
This bill expands Medicare coverage to include hearing aids and related examinations.
The Government Accountability Office must study programs that provide assistance for hearing aids and related examinations for individuals with hearing loss.