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.
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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.
Senior Senator from Kansas
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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2015
Length: 3 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
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S. 484 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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