New Cosponsor — Jun 9, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Richard Blumenthal [D-CT]
The bill now has 6 cosponsors (6 Democrats).
Feb 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on February 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Massachusetts
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Last Updated: Feb 8, 2011
Length: 21 pages
Referred to Committee — Apr 1, 2011
A bill to provide for the coverage of medically necessary food under Federal health programs and private health insurance.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 311 — 112th Congress: Medical Foods Equity Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s311
“S. 311 — 112th Congress: Medical Foods Equity Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. July 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s311>
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