H.R.1617 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit nurse practitioners and physician assistants to satisfy the documentation requirement under the Medicare program for coverage of certain shoes for individuals with diabetes.

Sponsored by Tom Reed (R).  Introduced on March 17, 2017 in the House Ways and Means Committee.  The last major action was Referred to House Ways and Means which took place on March 17, 2017.

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Co-sponsors

This legislation was co-sponsored by Earl Blumenauer (D).