About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to protect all patients by prohibiting the use of data obtained from comparative effectiveness research to deny or delay coverage of items or services under Federal health care programs and to ensure that comparative effectiveness research accounts for advancements in personalized medicine and differences in patient treatment response.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1259 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
5 cosponsors (5R) (show)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 660 — 112th Congress: PATIENTS Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s660
“S. 660 — 112th Congress: PATIENTS Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 31, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s660>
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