The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
Statement by the Press Secretary on H.R. 4302
On Tuesday, April 1, 2014, the President signed into law:
H.R. 4302, the “Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014,” which averts cuts to Medicare physician payments that will go into effect on April 1, 2014, under the current-law "sustainable growth rate" system, to extend other health-related provisions set to expire, and to make other changes to current-law health provisions.