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From the Congressional Record, Volume 161 (2015)









H.R. 1686 — A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the occurrence of diabetes in Medicare beneficiaries by extending coverage under Medicare for medical nutrition therapy services to such beneficiaries with pre-diabetes or with risk factors for developing type 2 diabetes; 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.

By Ms. DeGETTE (for herself and Mr. Whitfield), H2109 [26MR]
Cosponsors added, H4432 [16JN], H4544 [18JN], H4652 [24JN], H4957 [8JY], H5592 [28JY], H5783 [31JY], H5943 [10SE], H6076 [16SE], H6706 [29SE], H6789 [1OC], H6937 [8OC], H9206 [9DE], H10712 [18DE]



From the Congressional Record, Volume 162 (2016)









H.R. 1686 — A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the occurrence of diabetes in Medicare beneficiaries by extending coverage under Medicare for medical nutrition therapy services to such beneficiaries with pre-diabetes or with risk factors for developing type 2 diabetes; 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.

Cosponsors added, H855 [23FE], H1045 [29FE], H2282 [11MY], H4660 [11JY], H5016 [14JY], H5225 [8SE], H5712 [20SE], H6239 [15NO]