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Jun 11, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on June 11, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Louisiana
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Last Updated: Jun 11, 2009
Length: 11 pages
A bill to amend the Public Health Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require that group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans provide coverage for treatment of a minor child's congenital or developmental deformity or disorder due to trauma, infection, tumor, or disease.
6/11/2009--Introduced.Children's Access to Reconstructive Evaluation & Surgery (CARES) Act of 2009 - Amends the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), and the Internal ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 2011
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 5, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1235 — 111th Congress: Children’s Access to Reconstructive Evaluation & Surgery (CARES) Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1235
“S. 1235 — 111th Congress: Children’s Access to Reconstructive Evaluation & Surgery (CARES) Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1235>
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