H.R. 1661 (113th): Improving Cancer Treatment Education Act of 2013

Introduced:

Apr 19, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Steve Israel
Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 19, 2013
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide comprehensive cancer patient treatment education under the Medicare program and to provide for research to improve cancer symptom management.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3790 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 18, 2012

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1661” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Apr 19, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
35 cosponsors (33D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health
Health

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Votes

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