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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Michigan. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 7, 2017
Length: 4 pages
Jun 7, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 7, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 22, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3082 (114th).
Jun 7, 2017
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S. 1299 (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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