S. 931 (113th): Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2013

Introduced:

May 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Roy Blunt

Junior Senator from Missouri

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 13, 2013
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to raise awareness of, and to educate breast cancer patients anticipating surgery, especially patients who are members of racial and ethnic minority groups, regarding the availability and coverage of breast reconstruction, prostheses, and other options.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

May 13, 2013
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
10 cosponsors (5D, 4R, 1I) (show)
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Votes

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

Related Bills

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S. 3628 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 14, 2012

S. 1192 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 5, 2015

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