Jan 31, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 31, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Maine
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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2007
Length: 21 pages
About the bill
A bill 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 titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 910 (109th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 758 (110th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 459 (110th).
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 688 (111th).
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 459 — 110th Congress: Breast Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s459
“S. 459 — 110th Congress: Breast Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. August 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s459>
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