ASC Program Rule History
Federal Register Reference
The ASC Quality Reporting Program issues proposed and final changes during the annual rulemaking cycle for the OPPS/ASC proposed and final rules with comment period. These rules are published typically in or around July and November, respectively, in the year prior to the effective date of the next January and are available on-line at the Federal Register. The below table lists Federal Register references for program policies and procedures codified in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). ASCQR Program requirements are codified at sections 42 CFR 416.305 to 416.320.
|Calendar Year||Federal Register Reference||Page Number*||Program-related Codifications|
|Volume 77 IPPS**||53637||None|
*This page number denotes the Federal Register page on which the ASCQR program requirements begin.
** Inpatient Prospective Payment System