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To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of early detection of prostate cancer and certain drug treatment services under part B of the Medicare program and to amend chapter 17 of title 38, United States Code, to provide for coverage of such early detection and treatment services under the programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 5, 1997
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 301 — 105th Congress: Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr301
“H.R. 301 — 105th Congress: Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment Act of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr301>
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