H.R.452 - Medicare Decisions Accountability Act of 2011
To repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board.
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H.R.452 Medicare Decisions Accountability Act of 2011
March 19, 2012
I support H.R.452 - Medicare Decisions Accountability Act of 2011, and am tracking it using OpenCongress.org, the free public resource website for government transparency and accountability.
IPAB is undemocratic. Under the law, Congress is not allowed to overturn IPAB’s spending cuts, unless it can muster a two-thirds supermajority vote (almost impossible to achieve). Even worse, the courts are not allowed to review the fairness of IPAB’s cuts!
The members of IPAB will be health industry ...