H.R.3676 - Medicare, Medicaid, and MCH Tobacco Use Cessation Promotion Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. DeGette, Diana [D-CO-1] (Introduced 02/05/2002)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/05/2002 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3676 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)
Medicare, Medicaid, and MCH Tobacco Use Cessation Promotion Act of 2001 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to provide coverage of counseling for cessation of tobacco use.
Introduced in House (02/05/2002)
Amends SSA title XIX (Medicaid) to: (1) provide for coverage of tobacco use cessation medications; and (2) require coverage of tobacco use cessation counseling for pregnant women.
Amends SSA title V (Maternal and Child Health Services) to make part of quality maternal and child health services counseling for cessation of tobacco use, drugs and biologicals used to promote tobacco use cessation, and the inclusion of antitobacco messages in health promotion counseling.