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S. 3353 (116th): Comprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Patients Act of 2020

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A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for extended months of Medicare coverage of immunosuppressive drugs for kidney transplant patients, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Bill Cassidy

Sponsor. Senator for Louisiana. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2020
Length: 11 pages
Introduced
Feb 27, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 133: H.R. 133: Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 [Including Coronavirus Stimulus & Relief]
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 27, 2020. (compare text)
Cosponsors

25 Cosponsors (15 Republicans, 10 Democrats)

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What legislators are saying

Rubio Releases Critical Provisions for Florida in Additional COVID-19 Relief Package
    — Sen. Marco Rubio [R-FL] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 22, 2020

Durbin Introduces Bill To Expand Coverage For Seniors' Kidney Transplant Drugs
    — Sen. Richard Durbin [D-IL] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 28, 2020

Shaheen & Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Bill to Expand Coverage for Seniors’ Kidney Transplant Drugs
    — Sen. Jeanne Shaheen [D-NH] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 27, 2020

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History

Feb 27, 2020
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 3353 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3353. 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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