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National and State-by-State Workers' Comp News Roundup Powered by Larson's (12/28/2012)
Posted on 28 Dec 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Sign up here for our free workers' compensation enewsletters (National or California Edition) to receive weekly news items. Be sure to select the enewsletter of your choice. NATIONAL NEWS: U.S. Senate Passes SMART Act to Streamline Medicare... Read More

President Obama Signs SMART Act
Posted on 10 Jan 2013 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

On January 10, 2013, the White House announced that President Obama signed the Strengthening Medicare and Repaying Taxpayers Act (SMART Act) into law. Insurance organizations, including the American Insurance Association, hailed the SMART Act as facilitating... Read More

National and State-by-State Workers' Comp News Roundup Powered by Larson's (12/21/2012)
Posted on 21 Dec 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Sign up here for our free workers' compensation enewsletters (National or California Edition) to receive weekly news items. Be sure to select the enewsletter of your choice. NATIONAL NEWS: SMART Act Passed by House to Streamline Medicare Secondary... Read More

National and State-by-State Workers' Comp News Roundup Powered by Larson's (1/14/2013)
Posted on 14 Jan 2013 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Sign up here for our free workers' compensation enewsletters (National or California Edition) to receive weekly news items. Be sure to select the enewsletter of your choice. NATIONAL NEWS: New Survey Posted on Prescription Drug Management in... Read More

Medicare Secondary Payer: Will the SMART Act Pass This Year?
Posted on 20 Apr 2012 by Jennifer Jordan

By Jennifer C. Jordan, Esq. As the election year heats up, many with Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) issues are curious as to what the chance the Strengthening Medicare and Repaying Taxpayers Act of 2011 (the SMART Act) has of getting passed during the... Read More

Medicare Secondary Payer: Will the SMART Act Pass This Year?
Posted on 20 Apr 2012 by Jennifer Jordan

By Jennifer C. Jordan, Esq. As the election year heats up, many with Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) issues are curious as to what the chance the Strengthening Medicare and Repaying Taxpayers Act of 2011 (the SMART Act) has of getting passed during... Read More

New MSP Reform Bill Proposed in Congress - The SMART Act (H.R. 1063) Proposes New Amendments To the Medicare Secondary Payer Statute
Posted on 24 Mar 2011 by Mark Popolizio, Esquire

By: Mark Popolizio, Esquire On March 14, 2011, the Strengthening Medicare and Repaying Taxpayers Act of 2011 (SMART Act) ( H.R. 1063 ) was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives by Tim Murphy (R-PA) and Ronald Kind (DWI). This legislation... Read More