A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage of intensive lifestyle treatment.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Oregon. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 6, 2009
Length: 13 pages
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on August 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Senators Chart New Course for Fighting Chronic Disease in Medicare Patients”
— Sen. Ron Wyden [D-OR] (Sponsor) on Aug 7, 2009
Aug 6, 2009
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S. 1640 (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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