H.R. 2922 (110th): Preventing Diabetes in Medicare Act of 2007


Jun 28, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 28, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Diana DeGette

Representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2007
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the occurrence of diabetes in Medicare beneficiaries by extending coverage under Medicare for medical nutrition therapy services to such beneficiaries with pre-diabetes or with risk factors for developing type 2 diabetes.

Summary (CRS)

6/28/2007--Introduced.Preventing Diabetes in Medicare Act of 2007 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to extend Medicare coverage to medical nutrition therapy services for people with pre-diabetes ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 28, 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. 2922”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


38 cosponsors (31D, 7R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 2590 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 21, 2009

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