H.R. 1257 (113th): Preventing Diabetes in Medicare Act of 2013

Introduced:

Mar 19, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 19, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Diana DeGette

Representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2013
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the occurrence of diabetes in Medicare beneficiaries by extending coverage under Medicare for medical nutrition therapy services to such beneficiaries with pre-diabetes or with risk factors for developing type 2 diabetes.

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History

Mar 19, 2013
 
Introduced

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