Bill Text — Nov 16, 2010
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Nov 15, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on November 15, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2010
Length: 5 pages
To require that every mammography report delivered to a patient after a mammography examination, as required by section 354 of the Public Health Service Act (commonly referred to as the "Mammography Quality Standards Act of 1992"), contain a summary of the patient's breast density and a statement concerning the benefit of supplementary screening tests for patients with dense breast tissue, where such additional evaluations are recommended by a patient's interpreting physician.
Breast Density and Mammography Reporting Act of 2010 - Amends the Mammography Quality Standards Act of 1992 to include within the standards to assure the safety and accuracy of mammography ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6404 — 111th Congress: Breast Density and Mammography Reporting Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr6404
“H.R. 6404 — 111th Congress: Breast Density and Mammography Reporting Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr6404>
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