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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 2015

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to waive coinsurance under Medicare for colorectal cancer screening tests, regardless of whether therapeutic intervention is required during the screening.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
03/03/2015 Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date
03/27/2015 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
03/06/2015 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
03/03/2015 Referred to House Ways and Means
Action By: House of Representatives
03/03/2015 Referred to House Energy and Commerce
Action By: House of Representatives
03/03/2015 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/03/2015 Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (289)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Payne, Donald M., Jr. [D-NJ-10]* 03/03/2015
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Michael G. [R-PA-8]* 03/03/2015
Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT-2]* 03/03/2015
Rep. Lance, Leonard [R-NJ-7] 03/19/2015
Rep. Hinojosa, Ruben [D-TX-15] 03/19/2015
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4] 03/19/2015
Rep. Cicilline, David N. [D-RI-1] 03/19/2015
Rep. Matsui, Doris O. [D-CA-6] 03/19/2015
Rep. Vargas, Juan [D-CA-51] 03/19/2015
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-2] 04/14/2015
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3] 04/14/2015
Rep. Graves, Sam [R-MO-6] 04/14/2015
Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52] 04/14/2015
Rep. Pingree, Chellie [D-ME-1] 04/14/2015
Rep. Meehan, Patrick [R-PA-7] 04/14/2015
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9] 04/14/2015
Rep. Rooney, Thomas J. [R-FL-17] 04/14/2015
Rep. Brady, Robert A. [D-PA-1] 04/14/2015
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] 04/14/2015
Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-26] 04/14/2015
Rep. Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr. [D-GA-4] 04/14/2015
Rep. Davis, Rodney [R-IL-13] 04/14/2015
Rep. Schrader, Kurt [D-OR-5] 04/14/2015
Rep. Huffman, Jared [D-CA-2] 04/16/2015
Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] 04/16/2015
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] 04/16/2015
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 04/16/2015
Rep. Carney, John C., Jr. [D-DE-At Large] 04/16/2015
Rep. Harper, Gregg [R-MS-3] 04/16/2015
Rep. Brown, Corrine [D-FL-5] 04/16/2015
Rep. Grijalva, Raul M. [D-AZ-3] 04/16/2015
Rep. DelBene, Suzan K. [D-WA-1] 04/16/2015
Rep. Frelinghuysen, Rodney P. [R-NJ-11] 04/16/2015
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-9] 04/16/2015
Rep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9] 04/16/2015
Rep. Scott, David [D-GA-13] 04/16/2015
Rep. Tsongas, Niki [D-MA-3] 04/16/2015
Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1] 04/16/2015
Rep. Pocan, Mark [D-WI-2] 04/16/2015
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-8] 04/16/2015
Rep. Schiff, Adam B. [D-CA-28] 04/16/2015
Rep. Speier, Jackie [D-CA-14] 04/16/2015
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-16] 04/22/2015
Rep. Thompson, Mike [D-CA-5] 04/22/2015
Rep. Cummings, Elijah E. [D-MD-7] 04/22/2015
Rep. Rangel, Charles B. [D-NY-13] 04/22/2015
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 04/22/2015
Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-33] 04/22/2015
Rep. Loebsack, David [D-IA-2] 04/22/2015
Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-13] 04/22/2015
Rep. Green, Gene [D-TX-29] 04/22/2015
Rep. Butterfield, G. K. [D-NC-1] 04/22/2015
Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-OH-13] 04/22/2015
Rep. Larsen, Rick [D-WA-2] 04/22/2015
Rep. Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL-3] 04/22/2015
Rep. Ellison, Keith [D-MN-5] 04/30/2015
Rep. Hardy, Cresent [R-NV-4] 04/30/2015
Rep. Israel, Steve [D-NY-3] 04/30/2015
Rep. Maloney, Sean Patrick [D-NY-18] 04/30/2015
Rep. Lamborn, Doug [R-CO-5] 04/30/2015
Rep. Brooks, Susan W. [R-IN-5] 04/30/2015
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19] 05/14/2015
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] 05/14/2015
Rep. Babin, Brian [R-TX-36] 05/14/2015
Rep. Lujan Grisham, Michelle [D-NM-1] 05/14/2015
Rep. Takano, Mark [D-CA-41] 05/14/2015
Rep. Chabot, Steve [R-OH-1] 05/14/2015
Rep. Beatty, Joyce [D-OH-3] 05/14/2015
Rep. Boyle, Brendan F. [D-PA-13] 05/14/2015
Rep. Burgess, Michael C. [R-TX-26] 05/14/2015
Rep. Swalwell, Eric [D-CA-15] 05/14/2015
Rep. Boustany, Charles W., Jr. [R-LA-3] 05/14/2015
Rep. Jolly, David W. [R-FL-13] 05/14/2015
Rep. Perlmutter, Ed [D-CO-7] 05/14/2015
Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-17] 05/14/2015
Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26] 05/14/2015
Rep. Fortenberry, Jeff [R-NE-1] 05/14/2015
Rep. Jeffries, Hakeem S. [D-NY-8] 05/14/2015
Rep. McDermott, Jim [D-WA-7] 05/14/2015
Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36] 06/02/2015
Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20] 06/02/2015
Rep. Russell, Steve [R-OK-5] 06/02/2015
Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2] 06/02/2015
Rep. Amodei, Mark E. [R-NV-2] 06/02/2015
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20] 06/02/2015
Rep. Hanna, Richard L. [R-NY-22] 06/02/2015
Rep. Honda, Michael M. [D-CA-17] 06/02/2015
Rep. Grayson, Alan [D-FL-9] 06/02/2015
Rep. Nolan, Richard M. [D-MN-8] 06/02/2015
Rep. Lujan, Ben Ray [D-NM-3] 06/02/2015
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6] 06/02/2015
Rep. Sensenbrenner, F. James, Jr. [R-WI-5] 06/02/2015
Rep. Sanchez, Linda T. [D-CA-38] 06/02/2015
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 06/02/2015
Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana [R-FL-27] 06/02/2015
Rep. Heck, Denny [D-WA-10] 06/02/2015
Rep. Tipton, Scott R. [R-CO-3] 06/02/2015
Rep. Palazzo, Steven M. [R-MS-4] 06/02/2015
Rep. Ribble, Reid J. [R-WI-8] 06/02/2015
Rep. Van Hollen, Chris [D-MD-8] 06/02/2015
Rep. DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA-11] 06/02/2015
Rep. Garamendi, John [D-CA-3] 06/18/2015
Rep. Bera, Ami [D-CA-7] 06/18/2015
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] 06/18/2015
Rep. Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-FL-23] 06/18/2015
Rep. Culberson, John Abney [R-TX-7] 06/18/2015
Rep. Collins, Chris [R-NY-27] 06/18/2015
Rep. Scott, Austin [R-GA-8] 06/18/2015
Rep. Graham, Gwen [D-FL-2] 06/18/2015
Rep. Walden, Greg [R-OR-2] 06/18/2015
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] 06/18/2015
Rep. Joyce, David P. [R-OH-14] 06/18/2015
Rep. Marchant, Kenny [R-TX-24] 06/18/2015
Rep. Watson Coleman, Bonnie [D-NJ-12] 06/18/2015
Rep. Nugent, Richard B. [R-FL-11] 06/18/2015
Rep. Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN-7] 07/09/2015
Rep. Bucshon, Larry [R-IN-8] 07/09/2015
Rep. Beyer, Donald S., Jr. [D-VA-8] 07/09/2015
Rep. O'Rourke, Beto [D-TX-16] 07/09/2015
Rep. McCaul, Michael T. [R-TX-10] 07/09/2015
Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3] 07/09/2015
Rep. Costello, Ryan A. [R-PA-6] 07/09/2015
Rep. Abraham, Ralph Lee [R-LA-5] 07/09/2015
Rep. Kelly, Robin L. [D-IL-2] 07/09/2015
Rep. Cook, Paul [R-CA-8] 07/14/2015
Rep. Walz, Timothy J. [D-MN-1] 07/14/2015
Rep. Barletta, Lou [R-PA-11] 07/22/2015
Rep. Rogers, Harold [R-KY-5] 07/28/2015
Rep. Clark, Katherine M. [D-MA-5] 07/28/2015
Rep. Johnson, Bill [R-OH-6] 07/29/2015
Rep. Jenkins, Lynn [R-KS-2] 07/29/2015
Rep. Weber, Randy K., Sr. [R-TX-14] 07/29/2015
Rep. Benishek, Dan [R-MI-1] 09/09/2015
Rep. Heck, Joseph J. [R-NV-3] 09/09/2015
Rep. Dold, Robert J. [R-IL-10] 09/09/2015
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-2] 09/09/2015
Rep. Murphy, Tim [R-PA-18] 09/09/2015
Rep. Sinema, Kyrsten [D-AZ-9] 09/18/2015
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 09/18/2015
Rep. Shuster, Bill [R-PA-9] 09/18/2015
Rep. Clarke, Yvette D. [D-NY-9] 09/25/2015
Rep. Duncan, John J., Jr. [R-TN-2] 09/29/2015
Rep. Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX-35] 09/29/2015
Rep. Hensarling, Jeb [R-TX-5] 09/29/2015
Rep. Jenkins, Evan H. [R-WV-3] 09/29/2015
Rep. Kuster, Ann M. [D-NH-2] 09/29/2015
Rep. Gibson, Christopher P. [R-NY-19] 09/29/2015
Rep. Deutch, Theodore E. [D-FL-21] 09/29/2015
Rep. Napolitano, Grace F. [D-CA-32] 09/29/2015
Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18] 09/29/2015
Rep. Carter, Earl L. "Buddy" [R-GA-1] 09/29/2015
Rep. Young, David [R-IA-3] 10/01/2015
Rep. Keating, William R. [D-MA-9] 10/01/2015
Rep. Gallego, Ruben [D-AZ-7] 10/01/2015
Rep. Davis, Danny K. [D-IL-7] 10/01/2015
Rep. Kelly, Mike [R-PA-3] 10/01/2015
Rep. Capps, Lois [D-CA-24] 10/01/2015
Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-PA-14] 10/07/2015
Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12] 10/07/2015
Rep. Vela, Filemon [D-TX-34] 10/07/2015
Rep. Mooney, Alexander X. [R-WV-2] 10/07/2015
Rep. Coffman, Mike [R-CO-6] 10/07/2015
Rep. Bridenstine, Jim [R-OK-1] 10/07/2015
Rep. Luetkemeyer, Blaine [R-MO-3] 10/07/2015
Rep. Ashford, Brad [D-NE-2] 10/07/2015
Rep. LoBiondo, Frank A. [R-NJ-2] 10/07/2015
Rep. Hurd, Will [R-TX-23] 10/21/2015
Rep. Young, Todd C. [R-IN-9] 10/21/2015
Rep. Gabbard, Tulsi [D-HI-2] 10/21/2015
Rep. Cole, Tom [R-OK-4] 10/21/2015
Rep. Kennedy, Joseph P., III [D-MA-4] 10/21/2015
Rep. MacArthur, Thomas [R-NJ-3] 10/21/2015
Rep. Foster, Bill [D-IL-11] 10/21/2015
Rep. Fattah, Chaka [D-PA-2] 10/21/2015
Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3] 10/21/2015
Rep. Reed, Tom [R-NY-23] 10/21/2015
Rep. Esty, Elizabeth H. [D-CT-5] 10/21/2015
Rep. Chu, Judy [D-CA-27] 10/21/2015
Rep. Wilson, Frederica S. [D-FL-24] 10/21/2015
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2] 10/21/2015
Rep. Bass, Karen [D-CA-37] 10/21/2015
Rep. Roskam, Peter J. [R-IL-6] 10/21/2015
Rep. Norcross, Donald [D-NJ-1] 10/27/2015
Rep. Salmon, Matt [R-AZ-5] 10/27/2015
Rep. Lucas, Frank D. [R-OK-3] 10/27/2015
Rep. Mullin, Markwayne [R-OK-2] 10/27/2015
Rep. Ross, Dennis A. [R-FL-15] 10/28/2015
Rep. Wenstrup, Brad R. [R-OH-2] 11/03/2015
Rep. Huizenga, Bill [R-MI-2] 11/03/2015
Rep. McNerney, Jerry [D-CA-9] 11/18/2015
Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-13] 11/18/2015
Rep. Kirkpatrick, Ann [D-AZ-1] 11/18/2015
Rep. Ratcliffe, John [R-TX-4] 11/18/2015
Rep. Renacci, James B. [R-OH-16] 11/18/2015
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-25] 11/18/2015
Rep. Newhouse, Dan [R-WA-4] 11/18/2015
Rep. Larson, John B. [D-CT-1] 11/18/2015
Rep. Roybal-Allard, Lucille [D-CA-40] 11/19/2015
Rep. Eshoo, Anna G. [D-CA-18] 11/30/2015
Rep. Reichert, David G. [R-WA-8] 12/01/2015
Rep. Davis, Susan A. [D-CA-53] 12/02/2015
Rep. Cardenas, Tony [D-CA-29] 12/03/2015
Rep. Guinta, Frank C. [R-NH-1] 12/03/2015
Rep. Cramer, Kevin [R-ND-At Large] 12/07/2015
Rep. Rice, Kathleen M. [D-NY-4] 12/09/2015
Rep. Ruppersberger, C. A. Dutch [D-MD-2] 12/15/2015
Rep. Hunter, Duncan D. [R-CA-50] 12/15/2015
Rep. Bost, Mike [R-IL-12] 12/15/2015
Rep. Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR-1] 12/16/2015
Rep. Carson, Andre [D-IN-7] 12/17/2015
Rep. Serrano, Jose E. [D-NY-15] 12/17/2015
Rep. Yoder, Kevin [R-KS-3] 12/18/2015
Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-5] 01/05/2016
Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4] 01/11/2016
Rep. Capuano, Michael E. [D-MA-7] 01/28/2016
Rep. Curbelo, Carlos [R-FL-26] 01/28/2016
Rep. Katko, John [R-NY-24] 01/28/2016
Rep. Rogers, Mike D. [R-AL-3] 01/28/2016
Rep. McMorris Rodgers, Cathy [R-WA-5] 02/01/2016
Rep. Paulsen, Erik [R-MN-3] 02/03/2016
Rep. Knight, Stephen [R-CA-25] 03/03/2016
Rep. Frankel, Lois [D-FL-22] 03/03/2016
Rep. Smith, Jason [R-MO-8] 03/03/2016
Rep. Crowley, Joseph [D-NY-14] 03/14/2016
Rep. Walorski, Jackie [R-IN-2] 03/14/2016
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] 03/15/2016
Rep. Roby, Martha [R-AL-2] 03/15/2016
Rep. Hultgren, Randy [R-IL-14] 03/15/2016
Rep. Lawrence, Brenda L. [D-MI-14] 03/15/2016
Rep. Flores, Bill [R-TX-17] 03/17/2016
Rep. Wagner, Ann [R-MO-2] 03/21/2016
Rep. Meng, Grace [D-NY-6] 03/21/2016
Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30] 03/21/2016
Rep. Herrera Beutler, Jaime [R-WA-3] 03/21/2016
Rep. Perry, Scott [R-PA-4] 03/21/2016
Rep. Kinzinger, Adam [R-IL-16] 03/22/2016
Rep. Kelly, Trent [R-MS-1] 03/22/2016
Rep. Crawford, Eric A. "Rick" [R-AR-1] 04/12/2016
Rep. Walberg, Tim [R-MI-7] 04/12/2016
Rep. Sarbanes, John P. [D-MD-3] 04/12/2016
Rep. Sessions, Pete [R-TX-32] 04/12/2016
Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15] 04/12/2016
Rep. Jones, Walter B., Jr. [R-NC-3] 04/18/2016
Rep. Yoho, Ted S. [R-FL-3] 04/18/2016
Rep. Buchanan, Vern [R-FL-16] 04/18/2016
Rep. Takai, Mark [D-HI-1] 04/18/2016
Rep. Delaney, John K. [D-MD-6] 04/18/2016
Rep. Titus, Dina [D-NV-1] 04/19/2016
Rep. Quigley, Mike [D-IL-5] 04/20/2016
Rep. Harris, Andy [R-MD-1] 04/27/2016
Rep. Aguilar, Pete [D-CA-31] 04/29/2016
Rep. Byrne, Bradley [R-AL-1] 05/10/2016
Rep. Kildee, Daniel T. [D-MI-5] 05/10/2016
Rep. Hill, J. French [R-AR-2] 05/10/2016
Rep. Zeldin, Lee M. [R-NY-1] 05/10/2016
Rep. Blum, Rod [R-IA-1] 05/16/2016
Rep. Gutierrez, Luis V. [D-IL-4] 05/24/2016
Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47] 06/15/2016
Rep. Farr, Sam [D-CA-20] 06/15/2016
Rep. Granger, Kay [R-TX-12] 07/05/2016
Rep. Lynch, Stephen F. [D-MA-8] 07/05/2016
Rep. Emmer, Tom [R-MN-6] 07/12/2016
Rep. Nunes, Devin [R-CA-22] 07/14/2016
Rep. Price, David E. [D-NC-4] 07/14/2016
Rep. Richmond, Cedric L. [D-LA-2] 09/07/2016
Rep. Westerman, Bruce [R-AR-4] 09/07/2016
Rep. DeGette, Diana [D-CO-1] 09/09/2016
Rep. Hice, Jody B. [R-GA-10] 09/12/2016
Rep. Polis, Jared [D-CO-2] 09/13/2016
Rep. Franks, Trent [R-AZ-8] 09/13/2016
Rep. Denham, Jeff [R-CA-10] 09/13/2016
Rep. Valadao, David G. [R-CA-21] 09/13/2016
Rep. King, Steve [R-IA-4] 09/13/2016
Rep. Lummis, Cynthia M. [R-WY-At Large] 09/13/2016
Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-14] 09/13/2016
Rep. Williams, Roger [R-TX-25] 09/13/2016
Rep. Pierluisi, Pedro R. [D-PR-At Large] 09/13/2016
Rep. Simpson, Michael K. [R-ID-2] 09/14/2016
Rep. Yarmuth, John A. [D-KY-3] 09/14/2016
Rep. Thompson, Glenn [R-PA-5] 09/14/2016
Rep. Marino, Tom [R-PA-10] 09/14/2016
Rep. Hahn, Janice [D-CA-44] 09/14/2016
Rep. Rouzer, David [R-NC-7] 09/20/2016
Rep. Duckworth, Tammy [D-IL-8] 09/28/2016
Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] 09/28/2016
Rep. Moulton, Seth [D-MA-6] 11/15/2016
Rep. Thornberry, Mac [R-TX-13] 11/15/2016
Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-1] 12/01/2016
Rep. Veasey, Marc A. [D-TX-33] 12/08/2016

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce03/03/2015 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health03/06/2015 Referred to
House Ways and Means03/03/2015 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health03/27/2015 Referred to

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Subjects (5)

  • Cancer
  • Digestive and metabolic diseases
  • Medical tests and diagnostic methods
  • Medicare

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Introduced in House (03/03/2015)

Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 2015

This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to waive coinsurance for colorectal cancer screening tests (in order to cover 100% of their cost under Medicare part B [Supplementary Medical Insurance Benefits for the Aged and Disabled]), regardless of the code billed for a diagnosis as a result of a test, or for the removal of tissue or other procedure furnished in connection with, as a result of, and in the same clinical encounter as the screening test.