H.R. 6247 (109th): Access to Cancer Clinical Trials Act of 2006

Introduced:

Sep 28, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 28, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Deborah Pryce
Representative for Ohio's 15th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2006
Length: 26 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans to provide coverage for individuals participating in approved cancer clinical trials.

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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. 2021 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 7, 2003

H.R. 2676 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 12, 2007

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 6247” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Sep 28, 2006

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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