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SGR Fix Passes Senate Vote with No Amendments

All Amendments Fail to Attach to H.R. 2 After surviving multiple objections, including accusations of eight violations of Article 1 Section 8 of the U.S. Constitution, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (H.R.2) was overwhelmingly passed by … Continue reading

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Senate delays “SGR Fix”; CMS delays claims processing

After a “vote-a-palooza” session voting on amendments to the Federal Budget, extending overnight and into Friday morning, the U.S. Senate punted any decision on the bill repealing the sustainable growth rate until after its two-week recess. The House passed H.R. … Continue reading

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