To provide for the coverage of medically necessary food and vitamins for digestive and inherited metabolic disorders under Federal health programs and private health insurance, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Maryland's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 22, 2017
Length: 15 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on May 22, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Delaney Hosts Vietnam War Commemoration and Pinning Ceremony in Frederick”
— Rep. John Delaney [D-MD6, 2013-2018] (Sponsor) on Nov 8, 2017
May 22, 2017
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H.R. 2587 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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