H.R. 6404 (111th): Breast Density and Mammography Reporting Act of 2010

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.

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Overview

Introduced:

Nov 15, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 15, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kendrick Meek

Representative for Florida's 17th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2010
Length: 5 pages

History

Nov 15, 2010
 
Introduced

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H.R. 6404 (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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