To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to waive coinsurance under Medicare for colorectal cancer screening tests, regardless of whether therapeutic intervention is required during the screening, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 10, 2020
Length: 11 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 9, 2020 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Payne, Jr.s Colorectal Cancer Prevention Bill Becomes Law”
— Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ10] (Sponsor) on Dec 28, 2020
What stakeholders are saying
Mar 6, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Dec 4, 2020
Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).
Dec 9, 2020
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 1570 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1570. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 2020, H.R. 1570, 116th Cong. (2019).
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