H.R. 1886 (108th): Breast Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2003

Introduced:

Apr 30, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 30, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Rosa DeLauro

Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 30, 2003
Length: 15 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act and Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to require that group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans provide coverage for a minimum hospital stay for mastectomies and lymph node dissections performed for the treatment of breast cancer.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 30, 2003
 
Introduced

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