S. 3082: Preventing Diabetes in Medicare Act of 2016

Introduced:

Jun 22, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jun 22, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on June 22, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Gary Peters

Junior Senator from Michigan

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 22, 2016
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

2% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the occurrence of diabetes in Medicare beneficiaries by extending coverage under Medicare for medical nutrition therapy services to such beneficiaries with pre-diabetes or with risk factors for developing type 2 diabetes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

History

Jun 22, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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