S. 1235 (111th): Children’s Access to Reconstructive Evaluation & Surgery (CARES) Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jun 11, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 11, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mary Landrieu

Senator from Louisiana

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 11, 2009
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 11, 2009
 
Introduced

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