S. 466 (110th): Medicare End-of-Life Care Planning Act of 2007

Introduced:

Jan 31, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 31, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John “Jay” Rockefeller IV
Senator from West Virginia
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2007
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of an end-of-life planning consultation as part of an initial preventive physical examination under the Medicare program.

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S. 465 (Related)
Advance Directives Improvement and Education Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 31, 2007

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History

Introduced
Jan 31, 2007

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5 cosponsors (3R, 2D) (show)
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