The words “a plan contracted for under section
of this title” are substituted for the words “such insurance, medical service, or health plan or plans as may be provided by the authority contained in this section”. The words “under the terms of this chapter” are omitted as surplusage.
A prior section
, act Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, 70A Stat. 85, related to style and marking of envelopes, inserts, return envelopes, and to weight of ballots, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 85–861
, § 36B(5),Sept. 2, 1958, 72 Stat. 1570
, as superseded by the Federal Voting Assistance Act of 1955 which is classified to subchapter I–D (§ 1973cc et seq.) of chapter
, The Public Health and Welfare.
1999—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 106–65
inserted at end “Notwithstanding any other provision of law, with respect to obstetrics and gynecological care for beneficiaries not enrolled in a managed care plan offered pursuant to any contract or agreement under this chapter, a nonavailability-of-health-care statement shall be required for receipt of health care services related to outpatient prenatal, outpatient or inpatient delivery, and outpatient post-partum care subsequent to the visit which confirms the pregnancy.”
1996—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 104–201
, § 734(a)(1), inserted “inpatient” before “medical care” in first sentence.
Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 104–201
, § 734(c), substituted “Nonavailability-of-Health-Care Statements” for “Nonavailability of Health Care Statements” in heading and “nonavailability-of-health-care statement” for “nonavailability of health care statement” in text.
Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 104–201
, § 734(b)(1), added subsec. (c).
1993—Pub. L. 103–160
designated existing provisions as subsec. (a), inserted heading, and added subsec. (b).
1984—Pub. L. 98–557
substituted reference to administering Secretaries for reference to Secretary of Health and Human Services.
1980—Pub. L. 96–513
substituted “Secretary of Health and Human Services” for “Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare”.
Amendment by Pub. L. 96–513
effective Dec. 12, 1980, see section 701(b)(3) ofPub. L. 96–513
, set out as a note under section
of this title.