H.R. 209: Ensuring Access to Clinical Trials Act of 2015

Introduced:

Jan 8, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jan 8, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 8, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Lloyd Doggett

Representative for Texas's 35th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 8, 2015
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

5% chance of being enacted (details)

See Instead:

S. 139 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 7, 2015

About the bill

Full Title

To permanently allow an exclusion under the Supplemental Security Income program and the Medicaid program for compensation provided to individuals who participate in clinical trials for rare diseases or conditions.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 8, 2015
 
Introduced

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