A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to require group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans to provide for coverage of oral anticancer drugs on terms no less favorable than the coverage provided for anticancer medications administered by a health care provider.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
S. 1566 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2017). S. 1566 — 114th Congress: Cancer Drug Coverage Parity Act of 2015. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s1566
“S. 1566 — 114th Congress: Cancer Drug Coverage Parity Act of 2015.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. January 23, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s1566>
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