S. 2766 (111th): Medical Foods Equity Act of 2009

Introduced:

Nov 10, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 10, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Kerry
Senator from Massachusetts
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 10, 2009
Length: 22 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the coverage of medically necessary food under Federal health programs and private health insurance.

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Related Bills

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S. 311 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 8, 2011

H.R. 4926 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 24, 2010

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2766” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Nov 10, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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