HR 1328

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1328

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of qualified acupuncturist services under part B of the Medicare Program, and to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for coverage of such services under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 1, 2011

Mr. HINCHEY (for himself, Ms. CHU, Mr. GRIJALVA, Mr. JACKSON of Illinois, Mr. PAUL, Ms. SCHAKOWSKY, Mr. VAN HOLLEN, and Ms. NORTON) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means and Oversight and Government Reform, 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 provide for coverage of qualified acupuncturist services under part B of the Medicare Program, and to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for coverage of such services under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. COVERAGE OF ACUPUNCTURIST SERVICES UNDER MEDICARE.

`Qualified Acupuncturist Services

SEC. 3. COVERAGE OF ACUPUNCTURIST SERVICES UNDER FEDERAL EMPLOYEES HEALTH BENEFIT PLANS.

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