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S. 1718 - Strengthening Medicare And Repaying Taxpayers Act of 2011

Health. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to the application of Medicare secondary payer rules for certain claims. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been introduced. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Strengthening Medicare And Repaying Taxpayers Act of 2011

S. 1718 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to the application of Medicare secondary payer rules for certain claims. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to the application of Medicare secondary payer rules for certain claims.
Other Titles
  • Strengthening Medicare And Repaying Taxpayers Act of 2011
Sponsor
Ron Wyden
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Health
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Administrative remedies
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Government information and archives
  • Health information and medical records
  • Medicare
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced10/17/2011
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced10/17/2011
10/17/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
10/17/2011Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S6602)
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Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

48 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Strengthening Medicare And Repaying Taxpayers Act of 2011

48 organizations supported this bill

ACE Group
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Allstate Insurance
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
American Association for Justice
Fuson, Jennifer (2011, October 18). Senate Bill Will Streamline Broken Medicare Repayment Bureaucracy. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from AAJ.
American Family Insurance
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Aon Corporation
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Best Buy
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Broadspire, A Crawford Company
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
C & S Wholesale Grocers Inc.
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Carr, Allison, Pugh, Howard, Oliver, & Sisson, Pc
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Costco
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Crowe Paradis Services Corporation
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Disney
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
DRI
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc.
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Gap Inc.
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Gould and Lamb, LLC
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Hartford Financial Services Group
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Heb Risk Solutions, Inc.
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Hobby Lobby
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Lowe's
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Macy's
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Marriott International
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Marsh
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Medallocators, Inc.
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Medicare Advocacy Recovery Coalition
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
MetLife
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
National Alliance of Medicare Set-Aside Professionals
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Nordstrom
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Nuquest / Bridgepointe
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Pacific Compensation Insurance
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Pmsi Settlement Solutions
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Property Casualty Insurers Association of America
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Publix
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Royal Msa-consultants, Llc
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Safety National Casualty Corporation
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Safeway
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Sedgwick Claims Management Services
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Specialty Risk Services
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Synergy Settlement Services
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Target
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Texas Roadhouse
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Wakefern Food Corporation
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Walmart
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Wegmans Food Markets
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
West Bend Mutual Insurance Company
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.
Wicker, Smith, O'hara, Mccoy & Ford, P.a
MARC Coalition (2011, October 17). Wyden, Portman Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars. Retrieved October 20, 2011, from MARC Coalition.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 112th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2012.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$31,000$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$680,022$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$691,471$0
John BarrassoRWY$403,293$0
Max BaucusDMT$1,434,150$0
Mark BegichDAK$836,725$0
Michael BennetDCO$1,960,110$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$103,216$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$979,108$0
Roy BluntRMO$1,656,414$0
John BoozmanRAR$323,882$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$2,550,899$0
Scott BrownRMA$3,099,779$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$2,447,825$0
Richard BurrRNC$1,162,850$0
Maria CantwellDWA$1,033,766$0
Ben CardinDMD$884,459$0
Tom CarperDDE$745,295$0
Bob CaseyDPA$2,582,304$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$1,468,909$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$573,969$0
Tom CoburnROK$211,714$0
William Thad CochranRMS$266,514$0
Susan CollinsRME$1,054,374$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$122,778$0
Chris CoonsDDE$964,323$0
Bob CorkerRTN$1,448,640$0
John CornynRTX$1,947,936$0
Mike CrapoRID$469,865$0
Jim DeMintRSC$558,523$0
Dick DurbinDIL$2,159,599$0
Mike EnziRWY$176,949$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$864,251$0
Alan FrankenDMN$1,879,346$0
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$6,471,791$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,118,826$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$627,540$0
Kay HaganDNC$873,112$0
Tom HarkinDIA$842,862$0
Orrin HatchRUT$1,216,848$0
Dean HellerRNV$887,472$0
John HoevenRND$356,587$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$141,285$0
Jim InhofeROK$346,493$0
Dan InouyeDHI$547,309$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$900,488$0
Mike JohannsRNE$448,861$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$421,457$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$653,968$0
John KerryDMA$929,265$0
Mark KirkRIL$2,284,907$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$1,536,160$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$83,369$0
Mary LandrieuDLA$2,017,738$0
Frank LautenbergDNJ$978,967$0
Patrick LeahyDVT$763,175$0
Mike LeeRUT$208,852$0
Carl LevinDMI$957,677$0
Joe LiebermanICT$57,250$0
Dick LugarRIN$602,320$0
Joe ManchinDWV$979,633$0
John McCainRAZ$591,671$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$2,913,583$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$2,324,557$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$2,644,869$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$795,867$0
Barbara MikulskiDMD$414,696$0
Jerry MoranRKS$483,960$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$420,591$0
Patty MurrayDWA$1,171,107$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$769,949$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,901,611$0
Rand PaulRKY$350,849$0
Rob PortmanROH$2,014,155$0
Mark PryorDAR$1,031,952$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$680,617$0
Harry ReidDNV$4,854,177$0
Jim RischRID$190,117$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$504,178$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$868,922$0
Marco RubioRFL$1,134,314$0
Bernie SandersIVT$156,799$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$3,219,324$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$490,451$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$865,511$0
Richard ShelbyRAL$983,816$0
Olympia SnoweRME$383,722$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,062,934$0
Jon TesterDMT$1,827,787$0
John ThuneRSD$842,016$0
Patrick ToomeyRPA$1,886,750$0
Mark UdallDCO$1,725,092$0
Tom UdallDNM$1,066,058$0
David VitterRLA$922,310$0
Mark WarnerDVA$2,620,322$0
Jim WebbDVA$120,612$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$975,763$0
Roger WickerRMS$1,180,398$0
Ron WydenDOR$860,741$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
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$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$31,000$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$680,022$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$691,471$0
John BarrassoRWY$403,293$0
Max BaucusDMT$1,434,150$0
Mark BegichDAK$836,725$0
Michael BennetDCO$1,960,110$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$103,216$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$979,108$0
Roy BluntRMO$1,656,414$0
John BoozmanRAR$323,882$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$2,550,899$0
Scott BrownRMA$3,099,779$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$2,447,825$0
Richard BurrRNC$1,162,850$0
Maria CantwellDWA$1,033,766$0
Ben CardinDMD$884,459$0
Tom CarperDDE$745,295$0
Bob CaseyDPA$2,582,304$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$1,468,909$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$573,969$0
Tom CoburnROK$211,714$0
William Thad CochranRMS$266,514$0
Susan CollinsRME$1,054,374$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$122,778$0
Chris CoonsDDE$964,323$0
Bob CorkerRTN$1,448,640$0
John CornynRTX$1,947,936$0
Mike CrapoRID$469,865$0
Jim DeMintRSC$558,523$0
Dick DurbinDIL$2,159,599$0
Mike EnziRWY$176,949$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$864,251$0
Alan FrankenDMN$1,879,346$0
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$6,471,791$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,118,826$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$627,540$0
Kay HaganDNC$873,112$0
Tom HarkinDIA$842,862$0
Orrin HatchRUT$1,216,848$0
Dean HellerRNV$887,472$0
John HoevenRND$356,587$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$141,285$0
Jim InhofeROK$346,493$0
Dan InouyeDHI$547,309$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$900,488$0
Mike JohannsRNE$448,861$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$421,457$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$653,968$0
John KerryDMA$929,265$0
Mark KirkRIL$2,284,907$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$1,536,160$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$83,369$0
Mary LandrieuDLA$2,017,738$0
Frank LautenbergDNJ$978,967$0
Patrick LeahyDVT$763,175$0
Mike LeeRUT$208,852$0
Carl LevinDMI$957,677$0
Joe LiebermanICT$57,250$0
Dick LugarRIN$602,320$0
Joe ManchinDWV$979,633$0
John McCainRAZ$591,671$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$2,913,583$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$2,324,557$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$2,644,869$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$795,867$0
Barbara MikulskiDMD$414,696$0
Jerry MoranRKS$483,960$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$420,591$0
Patty MurrayDWA$1,171,107$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$769,949$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,901,611$0
Rand PaulRKY$350,849$0
Rob PortmanROH$2,014,155$0
Mark PryorDAR$1,031,952$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$680,617$0
Harry ReidDNV$4,854,177$0
Jim RischRID$190,117$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$504,178$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$868,922$0
Marco RubioRFL$1,134,314$0
Bernie SandersIVT$156,799$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$3,219,324$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$490,451$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$865,511$0
Richard ShelbyRAL$983,816$0
Olympia SnoweRME$383,722$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,062,934$0
Jon TesterDMT$1,827,787$0
John ThuneRSD$842,016$0
Patrick ToomeyRPA$1,886,750$0
Mark UdallDCO$1,725,092$0
Tom UdallDNM$1,066,058$0
David VitterRLA$922,310$0
Mark WarnerDVA$2,620,322$0
Jim WebbDVA$120,612$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$975,763$0
Roger WickerRMS$1,180,398$0
Ron WydenDOR$860,741$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Attorneys & law firms$60,029,155
Insurance companies, brokers & agents$10,023,388
Business services$7,000,764
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate$6,067,575
Trial lawyers & law firms$5,634,267
Restaurants & drinking establishments$4,326,743
Corporate lawyers & law firms$4,318,949
Property & casualty insurance$2,443,962
Hotels & motels$2,411,974
Entertainment Industry/Broadcast & Motion Pictures$2,140,010
Department, variety & convenience stores$1,866,446
Food stores$1,859,544
Miscellaneous retail stores$1,409,464
Hardware & building materials stores$1,004,816
Apparel & accessory stores$724,301
Insurance$663,262
General business associations$556,835
Food wholesalers$416,000
Consumer electronics & computer stores$248,600
Pro-business associations$105,363
Legal Services$29,200

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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