H. R. 3347
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
July 29, 2015
Mr. Al Green of Texas (for himself, Mr. Gene Green of Texas, Mr. Rangel, Mr. Danny K. Davis of Illinois, Mr. Burgess, and Mr. Olson) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide incentives for education on the risk of renal medullary carcinoma in individuals who are receiving medical assistance under such title and who have Sickle Cell Disease.
This Act may be cited as the
Byron Nash Renal Medullary Carcinoma Awareness Act of 2015.
Providing incentives for education on risk of renal medullary carcinoma to individuals with Sickle Cell Disease under Medicaid
Section 1903(a)(3)(E)(ii) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1396b(a)(3)(E)(ii)) is amended by inserting
, renal medullary carcinoma, after
stroke each place it appears.
The amendments made by subsection (a) shall apply with respect to items and services furnished on or after the date of the enactment of this Act.