About the bill
- Full Title
To require that health plans provide coverage for a minimum hospital stay for mastectomies, lumpectomies, and lymph node dissection for the treatment of breast cancer and coverage for secondary consultations.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Jan 4, 2007
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 119”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
23 cosponsors (15D, 8R)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
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Breast Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2007
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 31, 2007
Breast Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2008
Last Action: Sep 25, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 119 — 110th Congress: Breast Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr119
“H.R. 119 — 110th Congress: Breast Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr119>
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