S. 494 (112th): Colorectal Cancer Prevention, Early Detection, and Treatment Act

Introduced:

Mar 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 7, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Joseph Lieberman

Senator from Connecticut

Independent

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 7, 2011
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Mar 7, 2011
 
Introduced

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