H. R. 2594
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
April 15, 2021
Mr. Payne (for himself, Mr. Rodney Davis of Illinois, Mr. McEachin, Mr. Fitzpatrick, Mr. Bishop of Georgia, Mr. Butterfield, Mr. Casten, Mr. Malinowski, Mr. McKinley, Mr. Morelle, Mr. Rush, Ms. Scanlon, Ms. Strickland, Mr. Webster of Florida, Mr. Carbajal, Mrs. Kirkpatrick, Mr. Lawson of Florida, Mrs. Axne, Mr. Gonzalez of Ohio, Ms. Williams of Georgia, Mr. Raskin, Mr. David Scott of Georgia, Mr. Guest, Mr. Van Drew, Mr. Grijalva, Mr. Kelly of Mississippi, Ms. Clark of Massachusetts, Ms. Porter, Mr. Sires, Ms. Stefanik, Mr. Cohen, Mrs. McBath, Ms. Norton, Mr. Johnson of Georgia, Mr. Ruppersberger, Ms. Lee of California, Mrs. Hayes, Mr. Pocan, Mr. Trone, Mr. Gallego, Mrs. Watson Coleman, Mr. Takano, Mr. Cicilline, Ms. Stevens, Mr. Evans, Mr. Larson of Connecticut, Mr. Brendan F. Boyle of Pennsylvania, Ms. Plaskett, Mr. Carson, Mr. Kilmer, and Mr. Soto) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the coinsurance requirement for certain colorectal cancer screening tests furnished under the Medicare program.
This Act may be cited as the
Colorectal Cancer Payment Fairness Act.
Eliminating the coinsurance requirement for certain colorectal cancer screening tests furnished under the Medicare program
Section 1833(dd) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1395l(dd)) is amended—
in paragraph (1), by striking
and before January 1, 2030,; and
in paragraph (2)—
in subparagraph (A), by adding
and at the end;
in subparagraph (B), by striking
through 2026, 85 percent; and and inserting
and each subsequent year, 100 percent.; and
by striking subparagraph (C).