H.R. 1128 (105th): Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 1997

Introduced:

Mar 19, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 19, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Alcee Hastings

Representative for Florida's 23rd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 19, 1997
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of periodic colorectal screening services under part B of the Medicare Program.

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History

Mar 19, 1997
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
19 cosponsors (18D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1046 (104th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 24, 1995

H.R. 2015 (Related)
Balanced Budget Act of 1997

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 5, 1997

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