HR 831

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 831

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for treatment of clinical psychologists as physicians for purposes of furnishing clinical psychologist services under the Medicare Program.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 28, 2011

Ms. SCHAKOWSKY (for herself, Ms. CHU, Mr. KILDEE, Mr. KUCINICH, Mr. MCGOVERN, Mr. PAUL, and Mr. TONKO) introduced the following bill; which was 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


A BILL

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for treatment of clinical psychologists as physicians for purposes of furnishing clinical psychologist services under the Medicare Program.

SECTION 1. TREATMENT OF CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGISTS AS PHYSICIANS FOR PURPOSES OF FURNISHING CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST SERVICES.

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