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

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Deborah Pryce

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 15th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2006
Length: 26 pages
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.

History

Sep 28, 2006
 
Introduced

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H.R. 6247 (109th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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