S. 565 (111th): Comprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Patients Act of 2009

Introduced:

Mar 10, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Richard Durbin

Senator from Illinois

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 10, 2009
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide continued entitlement to coverage for immunosuppressive drugs furnished to beneficiaries under the Medicare Program that have received a kidney transplant and whose entitlement to coverage would otherwise expire, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 10, 2009
 
Introduced

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