Senate Bill 4137
116th Congress(2019-2020)
Equitable Payments for Nursing Facilities Act of 2020
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jul 1, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jul 1, 2020
Latest Action
Jul 1, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
4137
Congress
116
Policy Area
Health
Health
Primary focus of measure is science or practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease; health services administration and funding, including such programs as Medicare and Medicaid; health personnel and medical education; drug use and safety; health care coverage and insurance; health facilities. Measures concerning controlled substances and drug trafficking may fall under Crime and Law Enforcement policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Equitable Payments for Nursing Facilities Act of 2020

This bill allows the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to adjust the federal per diem payment rate for Medicare skilled nursing facilities in Alaska or Hawaii to reflect the unique circumstances of such facilities.

Text (1)
Actions (2)
07/01/2020
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
07/01/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jul 2, 2020 5:42:10 AM
Updated
Jan 1, 2021 5:31:56 AM