H.R.1496 - Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment Act of 1995104th Congress (1995-1996)
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From the Congressional Record, Volume 141 (1995)
------------------------------------------------------ H.R. 1496--A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of early detection of prostate cancer and certain drug treatment services under part B of the Medicare Program, to amend chapter 17 of title 38, United States Code, to provide for coverage of such early detection and treatment services under the programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and to expand research and education programs of the National Institutes of Health and the Public Health Service relating to prostate cancer; to the Committees on Commerce; Ways and Means; Veterans' Affairs, 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. By Mr. FIELDS of Texas (for himself, Mr. McDermott, Mrs. Mink of Hawaii, Mr. King, Mr. Fattah, Mr. Yates, Mr. Oxley, Mr. Lipinski, Mr. Calvert, Mr. Frazer, Mr. Brown of Ohio, Mr. Gene Green of Texas, Mr. Jefferson, Mr. Hansen, Mr. Hall of Texas, Mrs. Clayton, Mr. Fox, Ms. DeLauro, Ms. Lofgren, Mr. Montgomery, Mrs. Kennelly, Mr. Horn, Mr. Pallone, Mr. Jacobs, Ms. Lowey, Mr. Frost, Mr. Evans, Mrs. Meek of Florida, Mr. Olver, Ms. Pelosi, Mr. Sanders, Mr. Schumer, Mr. Engel, Mr. Gutierrez, Mr. Gejdenson, Mr. Romero-Barcelo, Mr. Borski, Mr. Wynn, Mr. Hall of Ohio, Mr. Boucher, Mr. McHale, Mr. Johnson of South Dakota, and Mr. Foglietta), H4431 [7AP] Cosponsors added, H4441 [1MY], H4620 [9MY], H5367 [18MY], H5374 [22MY], H5623 [6JN], H5757 [9JN], H5905 [13JN], H6159 [20JN], H6270 [22JN], H7012 [13JY], H7801 [26JY], H8537 [4AU], H8684 [7SE], H9897 [11OC], H10848 [25OC], H11939 [8NO], H13658 [20NO], H13804 [29NO], H13870 [30NO]