H.R. 301 (105th): Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment Act of 1997

Introduced:

Jan 7, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 7, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Christopher Shays

Representative for Connecticut's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 7, 1997
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 7, 1997
 
Introduced

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