S. 1312 (111th): Medicare Safe Needle Disposal Coverage Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jun 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 19, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John “Johnny” Isakson

Senator from Georgia

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2009
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage, as supplies associated with the injection of insulin, of containment, removal, decontamination and disposal of home-generated needles, syringes, and other sharps through a sharps container, decontamination/destruction device, or sharps-by-mail program or similar program under part D of the Medicare program.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 19, 2009
 
Introduced

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