H.R. 1691 (111th): Breast Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2009

Introduced:

Mar 24, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 24, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Rosa DeLauro

Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 24, 2009
Length: 24 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Mar 24, 2009
 
Introduced

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