HR 1041

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1041

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare competitive acquisition program for durable medical equipment and prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS).

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 11, 2011

Mr. THOMPSON of Pennsylvania (for himself and Mr. ALTMIRE) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Appropriations and 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


A BILL

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare competitive acquisition program for durable medical equipment and prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS).

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. REPEAL OF MEDICARE DMEPOS COMPETITIVE ACQUISITION PROGRAM.

SEC. 3. OFFSET THROUGH RESCISSION OF UNSPENT FEDERAL FUNDS.

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