42 U.S.C. § 1395nn. Limitation on certain physician referrals

(a) Prohibition of certain referrals

(b) General exceptions to both ownership and compensation arrangement prohibitions

Subsection (a)(1) of this section shall not apply in the following cases:

(c) General exception related only to ownership or investment prohibition for ownership in publicly traded securities and mutual funds Ownership of the following shall not be considered to be an ownership or investment interest described in subsection (a)(2)(A) of this section:

(d) Additional exceptions related only to ownership or investment prohibition

The following, if not otherwise excepted under subsection (b) of this section, shall not be considered to be an ownership or investment interest described in subsection (a)(2)(A) of this section:

(e) Exceptions relating to other compensation arrangements

The following shall not be considered to be a compensation arrangement described in subsection (a)(2)(B) of this section:

(f) Reporting requirements

Each entity providing covered items or services for which payment may be made under this subchapter shall provide the Secretary with the information concerning the entity's ownership, investment, and compensation arrangements, including -

(g) Sanctions

(h) Definitions and special rules

For purposes of this section:


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