H.R.4385: Cancer Drug Parity Act of 2021

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about health
  • Introduced July 9, 2021
  • Latest Major Action July 9, 2021

Bill Version

Bill Summary

Cancer Drug Parity Act of 2021 This bill requires group health plans that cover anticancer medications administered by a health care provider to provide no less favorable cost sharing for patient-administered anticancer medications. This requirement applies to medications that are (1) approved by the Food and Drug Administration; (2) medically necessary for the cancer treatment; and (3) clinically appropriate in terms of type, frequency,...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 9, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.
July 9, 2021

Introduced in the House by Brian Higgins (D-N.Y.)

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