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      house Committees
      House Committee on Energy and Commerce
      Health
    IntroducedJune 4th, 2009

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Title

Optometric Equity in Medicaid Act of 2009

Official Title

To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require Medicaid coverage of professional services of optometrists that are otherwise covered when furnished by a physician.

Summary

Optometric Equity in Medicaid Act of 2009 - Amends title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act to require Medicaid coverage of medical and other health services of optometrists that are otherwise covered when furnished by a physician.