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May 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on May 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Missouri
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Last Updated: May 13, 2013
Length: 8 pages
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.
5/13/2013--Introduced.Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2013 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to provide for the planning and ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3628 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1192.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 931”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 14, 2012
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 5, 2015
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 931 — 113th Congress: Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s931
“S. 931 — 113th Congress: Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s931>
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