H.R. 1189 (111th): Colorectal Cancer Prevention, Early Detection, and Treatment Act of 2009

Introduced:

Feb 25, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 25, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kay Granger

Representative for Texas's 12th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 25, 2009
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a national screening program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide States the option to provide medical assistance for men and women screened and found to have colorectal cancer or colorectal polyps.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 25, 2009
 
Introduced

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