Mar 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 7, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Connecticut
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Last Updated: Mar 7, 2011
Length: 18 pages
About the bill
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a national screening program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide States the option to increase screening in the United States population for the prevention, early detection, and timely treatment of colorectal cancer.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 494 — 112th Congress: Colorectal Cancer Prevention, Early Detection, and Treatment Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s494
“S. 494 — 112th Congress: Colorectal Cancer Prevention, Early Detection, and Treatment Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. August 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s494>
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