A bill to protect all patients by prohibiting the use of data obtained from comparative effectiveness research to deny or delay coverage of items or services under Federal health care programs and to ensure that comparative effectiveness research accounts for advancements in personalized medicine and differences in patient treatment response.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Kansas. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 12, 2015
Length: 3 pages
Feb 12, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 12, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Jan 24, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 133 (113th).
Feb 12, 2015
S. 484 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). S. 484 — 114th Congress: PATIENTS Act of 2015. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s484
“S. 484 — 114th Congress: PATIENTS Act of 2015.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. February 24, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s484>
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