Key Votes

SB 817 - Physicians' Billing Practices - Key Vote

Missouri Key Votes

Chris Koster voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (22-8) - (Key vote)

Title: Physicians' Billing Practices

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill prohibiting a licensed health care professional from charging fees for anatomic pathology services that were not rendered by or under the direct supervision of that professional.

Highlights:
-Lists procedures that qualify as “anatomic pathology services,” including histopathology, surgical pathology, cytopathology, hematology, subcellular pathology, molecular pathology and blood-banking services performed by pathologists (Sec. A).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Regarding physicians' billing practices

Sponsors

  • Jack Goodman (MO - R) (Out Of Office)