H.R.1570: Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 2019

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Bill Cosponsors

249 (167 Democrats, 82 Republicans)

Bill Summary

Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 2019 This bill waives Medicare coinsurance requirements with respect to colorectal cancer screening tests, regardless of the code billed for a resulting diagnosis or procedure.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 6
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.
March 6

Introduced in the House by Donald M. Payne Jr. (D-N.J.)

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