S. 709 (113th): Health Outcomes, Planning, and Education for Alzheimer’s Act


Apr 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 11, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Debbie Stabenow

Senior Senator from Michigan



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Last Updated: Apr 11, 2013
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias, leading to better care and outcomes for Americans living with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.

Summary (CRS)

4/11/2013--Introduced.Health Outcomes, Planning, and Education for Alzheimer's Act - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to provide for comprehensive Alzheimer's disease diagnosis and services. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 11, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 709”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


32 cosponsors (29D, 2I, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 738 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 6, 2011

H.R. 1507 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 11, 2013

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