To amend the Public Health Service Act to require group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans to provide for cost sharing for oral anticancer drugs on terms no less favorable than the cost sharing provided for anticancer medications administered by a health care provider.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 26th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 13, 2019
Length: 5 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on March 13, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Congresswoman Angie Craig Announces Kim Cesarek as State of the Union Guest”
— Rep. Angie Craig [D-MN2] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 31, 2020
“Congresswoman Angie Craig Pushes for Fair Health Insurance Coverage”
— Rep. Angie Craig [D-MN2] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 4, 2019
Mar 13, 2019
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H.R. 1730 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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