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S. 452 (113th): Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act of 2013

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A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Alan “Al” Franken

Sponsor. Senator for Minnesota. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2013
Length: 13 pages
Mar 5, 2013
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 5, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


21 Cosponsors (20 Democrats, 1 Republican)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Brown Meets With Butler County Child Living with Type 1 Diabetes in Washington
    — Sen. Sherrod Brown [D-OH] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 12, 2013

Report: Rep. Susan Davis Diabetes Bill Would Mean $1.3 Billion in Federal Savings
    — Rep. Susan Davis [D-CA53, 2003-2020] on Feb 24, 2014

Report: Rep. Susan Davis Diabetes Bill Would Mean $1.3 Billion in Federal Savings
    — Rep. Susan Davis [D-CA53, 2003-2020] on Feb 24, 2014

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Mar 5, 2013

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 452 (113th) was a 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 452. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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