Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 104 Part 2.djvu/491

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PUBLIC LAW 101-508—NOV. 5, 1990 104 STAT. 1388-83 "(ii) for a subsequent year, the percentage increase in the consumer price index for all urban consumers (United States city average) for the 12-month period ending with June of the previous year; "(B) the term 'prosthetic devices' has the meaning given such term in section 1861(s)(8), except that such term does not include parenteral and enteral nutrition nutrients, supplies, and equipment; and "(C) the term 'orthotics and prosthetics' has the meaning given such term in section 1861(s)(9), but does not include intraocular lenses or medical supplies (including catheters, catheter supplies, ostomy bags, and supplies related to ostomy care) furnished by a home health agency under section 1861(m)(5).". (2) CONFORMING AMENDMENTS. —(A) Section 1832(a)(2) (42 U.S.C. 1395k(a)(2)) is amended— (i) in subparagraphs (A) and (B), by striking "subparagraph (G)" each place it appears and inserting "subparagraph (G) or subparagraph (I)"; (ii) by striking "and" at the end of subparagraph (G); (iii) by striking the period at the end of subparagraph (H) and inserting "; and"; and (iv) by adding at the end the following new subparagraph: "(I) prosthetic devices and orthotics and prosthetics (described in section 1834(h)(4)) furnished by a provider of services or by others under arrangements with them made by a provider of services.". (B) Section 1833(a)(1) (42 U.S.C. 13951(a)(1) is amended— (i) by striking ", and (L)" and inserting ", (L)"; and (ii) by striking "subparagraph and (N)" and inserting the following: "subparagraph, (M) with respect to prosthetic devices and orthotics and prosthetics (as defined in section 1834(h)(4)), the amounts paid shall be the amounts described in section 1834(h)(1), and (N)". (C) Section 1833(a) (42 U.S.C. 13951(a)) is amended— (i) in paragraph (2), in the matter before subparagraph (A), by striking "and (H)" and inserting "(H), and (I)"; (ii) by striking "and" at the end of paragraph (5); (iii) by striking the period at the end of paragraph (6) and inserting "; and'; and (iv) by adding at the end the following new paragraph: "(7) in the case of prosthetic devices and orthotics and prosthetics (as described in section 1834(h)(4)), the amounts described in section 1834(h).". (D) Section 1834(a) (42 U.S.C. 1395m(a)), is amended— (i) in the heading, by striking ", PROSTHETIC DEVICES, ORTHOTICS, AND PROSTHETICS"; (ii) in paragraph (2)(A), by striking "(13)(A)" and inserting " (13)"; and (iii) in paragraph (13), by striking "means—" and all that follows and inserting the following: "means durable medical equipment (as defined in section 1861(n)), including such equipment described in section 1861(m)(5)). (3) EFFECTIVE DATE. —The amendments made by paragraphs 42 USC 1395k (1) and (2) shall apply to items furnished on or after January 1, note. 1991. (b) PROVISIONS RELATING TO EYEGLASSES. —