The PAID Act is Now the Law

The Medicare Advocacy Recovery Coalition (MARC) thanks the Congress for passing the PAID Act (H.R. 1375, Section 1301 of H.R. 8900) on December 11, 2020.  The bill was brought to the House Floor and passed by voice vote on December 8, 2020.  Following House approval, the PAID Act was included as Section 1301 of H.R. 8900, which passed the House on December 9, passed the Senate on December 11, and was signed into law by the President that night.  MARC is particularly grateful to Senator Tim Scott, Senator Ben Cardin, Congressman Ron Kind, and ​​Congressman Gus Bilirakis for leading the Congressional effort, and thanks the Members and their tireless staff for all their help and assistance on securing this important legislative success and improvement in MSP Policy.   For more information on the PAID Act bill efforts click here

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