A bill 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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Minnesota. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 12, 2019
Length: 5 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on March 12, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
Dec 12, 2018
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3742 (115th).
Mar 12, 2019
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S. 741 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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