A bill to protect all patients by prohibiting the use of data obtained from comparative effectiveness research to deny or delay coverage of items or services under Federal health care programs and to ensure that comparative effectiveness research accounts for advancements in personalized medicine and differences in patient treatment response.
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Jan 24, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 24, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Kansas
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Last Updated: Jan 24, 2013
Length: 3 pages
Jan 24, 2013
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Feb 12, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 484 (114th).
S. 133 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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