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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Medical Nutrition Equity Act of 2017

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To provide for the coverage of medically necessary food and vitamins for digestive and inherited metabolic disorders under Federal health programs and private health insurance, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
05/22/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (9)

Date
06/16/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Action By: Committee on Armed Services
06/05/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
05/26/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
05/22/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Armed Services, and Oversight and Government Reform, 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
05/22/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Armed Services, and Oversight and Government Reform, 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
05/22/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Armed Services, and Oversight and Government Reform, 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
05/22/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Armed Services, and Oversight and Government Reform, 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
05/22/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Armed Services, and Oversight and Government Reform, 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
05/22/2017Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Committees (4)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce05/22/2017 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health05/26/2017 Referred to
House Ways and Means05/22/2017 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health06/05/2017 Referred to
House Armed Services05/22/2017 Referred to
House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel06/16/2017 Referred to
House Oversight and Government Reform05/22/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in House (05/22/2017)

Medical Nutrition Equity Act of 2017

This bill provides for coverage, under Medicare, Medicaid, other specified federal health-care programs, and private health insurance, of foods and vitamins that are medically necessary for the management of certain digestive and metabolic disorders and conditions.