Market Pricing Program Bill (H.R. 1717) Introduced

The Market Pricing Program Bill (H.R. 1717) has been introduced!!

The full text of the Bill is not yet available online.


Latest Title: To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a market pricing program for durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS) under part B of the Medicare program.

Sponsor: Rep Price, Tom [GA-6] (introduced 4/24/2013) Cosponsors (25)

Latest Major Action: 4/24/2013 Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Appropriations, 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.

There are 25 original co-sponsors to the bill but more are needed.

Call your Member of Congress today to ask for their support! Now is the time!

If you aren’t sure who your Member is, please call the Capitol Switchboard at 202-224-3121 and tell them your home zip code and they will direct you.

Listed below are the DC office phone and Health Legislative Assistant’s name and email.

G.K. Butterfield DEM 1 (202) 225-3101 Saul Hernandez email
Renee Ellmers REP 2 (202) 225-4531 Josh Babb email
Walter Jones REP 3 (202) 225-3415 Bradley Ryon email
David Price DEM 4 (202) 225-1784 Laura Thrift email
Virginia Foxx REP 5 (202) 225-2071 Leslie Goodman email
Howard Coble REP 6 (202) 225-3065 Meredith Downen email
Mike McIntyre DEM 7 (202) 225-2731 Blair Milligan email
Richard Hudson REP 8 (202) 225-3715 Matthew Haskins email
Robert Pittenger REP 9 (202) 225-1976 Michelle Jelnicky email
Patrick McHenry REP 10 (202) 225-2576 Jennifer Flitton email
Mark Meadows REP 11 (202) 225-6401 Jayme Rosandich email
Melvin Watt DEM 12 (202) 225-1510 Laura Hooper email
George Holding REP 13 (202) 225-3032 Kris Denzel email

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April 25th, 2013