H.R. 3295 (113th): Eliminating Disparities in Breast Cancer Treatment Act of 2013

Introduced:

Oct 16, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 16, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kathy Castor

Representative for Florida's 14th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

Read Text »
Last Updated: Oct 16, 2013
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate contributing factors to disparities in breast cancer treatment through the development of a uniform set of consensus-based breast cancer treatment performance measures for a 6-year quality reporting system and value-based purchasing system under the Medicare program.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

Read CRS Summary >

History

Oct 16, 2013
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments
Health

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2279 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 6, 2009

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion: