To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include information on the coverage of intensive behavioral therapy for obesity in the Medicare and You Handbook and to provide for the coordination of programs to prevent and treat obesity, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 18, 2013
Length: 5 pages
Jun 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 18, 2013
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Apr 5, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 830.
H.R. 2415 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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