S. 1184 (113th): Treat and Reduce Obesity Act of 2013

Introduced:

Jun 19, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Thomas Carper

Senior Senator from Delaware

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2013
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 19, 2013
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (3D, 2R) (show)
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Votes

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Related Bills

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S. 1509 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 4, 2015

H.R. 2415 (Related)
Treat and Reduce Obesity Act of 2013

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 18, 2013

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