To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to waive coinsurance under Medicare for colorectal cancer screening tests, regardless of whether therapeutic intervention is required during the screening.
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Mar 12, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 15th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2013
Length: 3 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4120 (112th).
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1220.
H.R. 1070 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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