H.R. 1655 (110th): Children’s Access to Reconstructive Evaluation & Surgery (CARES) Act of 2007

Introduced:

Mar 22, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 22, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Carolyn McCarthy

Representative for New York's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 22, 2007
Length: 11 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 that group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans provide coverage for treatment of a minor child's congenital or developmental deformity or disorder due to trauma, infection, tumor, or disease.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 22, 2007
 
Introduced

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