H.R. 1038 (111th): Shingles Prevention Act

Introduced:

Feb 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 12, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mazie Hirono

Representative for Hawaii's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2009
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage for the shingles vaccine under the Medicare Program.

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History

Feb 12, 2009
 
Introduced

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