To require the Commissioner of Social Security to revise the medical and evaluation criteria for determining disability in a person diagnosed with Huntington's Disease and to waive the 24-month waiting period for Medicare eligibility for individuals disabled by Huntington's Disease.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 6, 2013
Length: 6 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 6, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 15, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2770.
H.R. 1015 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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