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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Feb 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 12, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Hawaii's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2009
Length: 2 pages
Apr 23, 2008
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5877 (110th).
Feb 12, 2009
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Mar 1, 2011
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 859 (112th).
H.R. 1038 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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