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Titles (2)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Title(s) as Introduced

Metastatic Breast Cancer Access to Care Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title II of the Social Security Act to eliminate the waiting periods for disability insurance benefits and Medicare coverage for individuals with metastatic breast cancer, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
04/09/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
04/09/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on Social Security.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
04/09/2019Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/09/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (180)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-14]* 04/09/2019
Rep. Hurd, Will [R-TX-23] 04/12/2019
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. [R-PA-1] 04/12/2019
Rep. Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-FL-23] 04/12/2019
Rep. Clarke, Yvette D. [D-NY-9] 04/12/2019
Rep. Finkenauer, Abby [D-IA-1] 04/12/2019
Rep. Schiff, Adam B. [D-CA-28] 04/12/2019
Rep. Suozzi, Thomas R. [D-NY-3] 04/12/2019
Rep. Cicilline, David N. [D-RI-1] 04/12/2019
Rep. Katko, John [R-NY-24] 04/12/2019
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6] 04/12/2019
Rep. Stefanik, Elise M. [R-NY-21] 04/12/2019
Rep. Khanna, Ro [D-CA-17] 04/12/2019
Rep. Aguilar, Pete [D-CA-31] 04/12/2019
Rep. Rice, Kathleen M. [D-NY-4] 04/12/2019
Rep. Serrano, Jose E. [D-NY-15] 04/12/2019
Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12] 04/15/2019
Rep. King, Steve [R-IA-4] 04/15/2019
Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3] 04/15/2019
Rep. Zeldin, Lee M. [R-NY-1] 04/15/2019
Rep. Pocan, Mark [D-WI-2] 04/15/2019
Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] 04/15/2019
Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-33] 04/15/2019
Rep. Maloney, Sean Patrick [D-NY-18] 04/15/2019
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-2] 04/29/2019
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20] 04/29/2019
Rep. Davis, Rodney [R-IL-13] 04/29/2019
Rep. Grijalva, Raul M. [D-AZ-3] 04/29/2019
Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-17] 04/29/2019
Rep. Moulton, Seth [D-MA-6] 04/29/2019
Rep. Espaillat, Adriano [D-NY-13] 04/29/2019
Rep. Pressley, Ayanna [D-MA-7] 04/29/2019
Rep. Chu, Judy [D-CA-27] 04/29/2019
Rep. Davis, Susan A. [D-CA-53] 04/29/2019
Rep. Golden, Jared F. [D-ME-2] 04/29/2019
Rep. Marchant, Kenny [R-TX-24] 04/29/2019
Rep. Lynch, Stephen F. [D-MA-8] 05/01/2019
Rep. Thompson, Glenn [R-PA-15] 05/01/2019
Rep. Van Drew, Jefferson [D-NJ-2] 05/01/2019
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] 05/01/2019
Rep. Thompson, Mike [D-CA-5] 05/02/2019
Rep. Rouda, Harley [D-CA-48] 05/07/2019
Rep. Omar, Ilhan [D-MN-5] 05/07/2019
Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20] 05/07/2019
Rep. Kuster, Ann M. [D-NH-2] 05/07/2019
Rep. Emmer, Tom [R-MN-6] 05/07/2019
Rep. Himes, James A. [D-CT-4] 05/07/2019
Rep. Axne, Cynthia [D-IA-3] 05/10/2019
Rep. Grothman, Glenn [R-WI-6] 05/10/2019
Rep. Kennedy, Joseph P., III [D-MA-4] 05/10/2019
Rep. Mast, Brian J. [R-FL-18] 05/14/2019
Rep. Speier, Jackie [D-CA-14] 05/14/2019
Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8] 05/14/2019
Rep. Pappas, Chris [D-NH-1] 05/14/2019
Rep. Morelle, Joseph D. [D-NY-25] 05/14/2019
Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-5] 05/14/2019
Rep. Hagedorn, Jim [R-MN-1] 05/14/2019
Rep. Delgado, Antonio [D-NY-19] 05/15/2019
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-16] 05/15/2019
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 05/15/2019
Rep. Collins, Chris [R-NY-27] 05/17/2019
Rep. Pingree, Chellie [D-ME-1] 05/17/2019
Rep. Kim, Andy [D-NJ-3] 05/21/2019
Rep. Meng, Grace [D-NY-6] 05/21/2019
Rep. Reschenthaler, Guy [R-PA-14] 05/21/2019
Rep. Napolitano, Grace F. [D-CA-32] 05/21/2019
Rep. Radewagen, Aumua Amata Coleman [R-AS-At Large] 05/21/2019
Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47] 05/23/2019
Rep. Wilson, Joe [R-SC-2] 05/23/2019
Rep. Takano, Mark [D-CA-41] 06/03/2019
Rep. Garamendi, John [D-CA-3] 06/03/2019
Rep. Keating, William R. [D-MA-9] 06/03/2019
Rep. Ruppersberger, C. A. Dutch [D-MD-2] 06/03/2019
Rep. Yarmuth, John A. [D-KY-3] 06/03/2019
Rep. Castro, Joaquin [D-TX-20] 06/03/2019
Rep. Phillips, Dean [D-MN-3] 06/03/2019
Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4] 06/04/2019
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] 06/04/2019
Rep. Levin, Andy [D-MI-9] 06/18/2019
Rep. Brindisi, Anthony [D-NY-22] 06/18/2019
Rep. Clark, Katherine M. [D-MA-5] 06/18/2019
Rep. Stauber, Pete [R-MN-8] 06/18/2019
Rep. Gottheimer, Josh [D-NJ-5] 06/18/2019
Rep. LaMalfa, Doug [R-CA-1] 06/18/2019
Rep. Trahan, Lori [D-MA-3] 06/20/2019
Rep. Mucarsel-Powell, Debbie [D-FL-26] 06/24/2019
Rep. Welch, Peter [D-VT-At Large] 06/24/2019
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4] 06/24/2019
Rep. Cunningham, Joe [D-SC-1] 06/25/2019
Rep. Craig, Angie [D-MN-2] 06/25/2019
Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT-2] 06/26/2019
Rep. Loebsack, David [D-IA-2] 07/09/2019
Rep. Carbajal, Salud O. [D-CA-24] 07/09/2019
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2] 07/09/2019
Rep. Hayes, Jahana [D-CT-5] 07/10/2019
Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3] 07/11/2019
Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-26] 07/11/2019
Rep. Cooper, Jim [D-TN-5] 07/15/2019
Rep. Crist, Charlie [D-FL-13] 07/17/2019
Rep. Neguse, Joe [D-CO-2] 07/17/2019
Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18] 07/22/2019
Rep. Slotkin, Elissa [D-MI-8] 07/30/2019
Rep. Richmond, Cedric L. [D-LA-2] 07/30/2019
Rep. Rose, Max [D-NY-11] 08/02/2019
Rep. Norman, Ralph [R-SC-5] 08/02/2019
Rep. Vela, Filemon [D-TX-34] 08/02/2019
Rep. Massie, Thomas [R-KY-4] 08/16/2019
Rep. McBath, Lucy [D-GA-6] 09/06/2019
Rep. Gomez, Jimmy [D-CA-34] 09/06/2019
Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15] 09/06/2019
Rep. Cook, Paul [R-CA-8] 09/06/2019
Rep. McEachin, A. Donald [D-VA-4] 09/06/2019
Rep. Evans, Dwight [D-PA-3] 09/06/2019
Rep. Matsui, Doris O. [D-CA-6] 09/06/2019
Rep. Murphy, Stephanie N. [D-FL-7] 09/06/2019
Rep. Sewell, Terri A. [D-AL-7] 09/10/2019
Rep. Boyle, Brendan F. [D-PA-2] 09/11/2019
Rep. Lucas, Frank D. [R-OK-3] 09/12/2019
Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-10] 09/19/2019
Rep. Cox, TJ [D-CA-21] 10/04/2019
Rep. Sherrill, Mikie [D-NJ-11] 10/04/2019
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9] 10/16/2019
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-8] 10/16/2019
Rep. Correa, J. Luis [D-CA-46] 10/17/2019
Rep. Swalwell, Eric [D-CA-15] 10/18/2019
Rep. Beatty, Joyce [D-OH-3] 10/30/2019
Rep. Jeffries, Hakeem S. [D-NY-8] 10/30/2019
Rep. Trone, David J. [D-MD-6] 11/14/2019
Rep. Bost, Mike [R-IL-12] 11/14/2019
Rep. Deutch, Theodore E. [D-FL-22] 11/22/2019
Rep. Spanberger, Abigail Davis [D-VA-7] 12/17/2019
Rep. Allred, Colin Z. [D-TX-32] 01/08/2020
Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-7] 01/08/2020
Rep. Lee, Susie [D-NV-3] 01/08/2020
Rep. Malinowski, Tom [D-NJ-7] 02/11/2020
Rep. Watson Coleman, Bonnie [D-NJ-12] 02/13/2020
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] 03/04/2020
Rep. Cardenas, Tony [D-CA-29] 07/09/2020
Rep. Ocasio-Cortez, Alexandria [D-NY-14] 07/09/2020
Rep. Cisneros, Gilbert Ray, Jr. [D-CA-39] 07/09/2020
Rep. DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA-11] 07/09/2020
Rep. Lawrence, Brenda L. [D-MI-14] 07/09/2020
Rep. Costa, Jim [D-CA-16] 07/09/2020
Rep. Houlahan, Chrissy [D-PA-6] 07/09/2020
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19] 07/09/2020
Rep. Vargas, Juan [D-CA-51] 07/09/2020
Rep. Barragan, Nanette Diaz [D-CA-44] 07/09/2020
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 07/09/2020
Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26] 07/09/2020
Rep. Porter, Katie [D-CA-45] 07/09/2020
Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-8] 07/09/2020
Rep. Roybal-Allard, Lucille [D-CA-40] 07/09/2020
Rep. Huffman, Jared [D-CA-2] 07/09/2020
Rep. Sherman, Brad [D-CA-30] 07/09/2020
Rep. Griffith, H. Morgan [R-VA-9] 07/09/2020
Rep. Calvert, Ken [R-CA-42] 07/09/2020
Rep. Turner, Michael R. [R-OH-10] 07/20/2020
Rep. Harder, Josh [D-CA-10] 07/20/2020
Rep. Luria, Elaine G. [D-VA-2] 07/21/2020
Rep. Fletcher, Lizzie [D-TX-7] 07/21/2020
Rep. Taylor, Van [R-TX-3] 08/14/2020
Rep. Wilson, Frederica S. [D-FL-24] 08/14/2020
Rep. Crawford, Eric A. "Rick" [R-AR-1] 08/14/2020
Rep. Scott, Robert C. "Bobby" [D-VA-3] 08/14/2020
Rep. Scanlon, Mary Gay [D-PA-5] 08/14/2020
Rep. Schneider, Bradley Scott [D-IL-10] 09/04/2020
Rep. Wild, Susan [D-PA-7] 09/04/2020
Rep. Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX-35] 09/04/2020
Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-12] 09/04/2020
Rep. Sanchez, Linda T. [D-CA-38] 09/04/2020
Rep. Lamb, Conor [D-PA-17] 09/04/2020
Rep. Westerman, Bruce [R-AR-4] 09/04/2020
Rep. Panetta, Jimmy [D-CA-20] 09/04/2020
Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52] 09/11/2020
Rep. Dean, Madeleine [D-PA-4] 09/11/2020
Rep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE-At Large] 09/11/2020
Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-13] 10/30/2020
Rep. McNerney, Jerry [D-CA-9] 10/30/2020
Rep. Waters, Maxine [D-CA-43] 10/30/2020
Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36] 12/09/2020

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Ways and Means04/09/2019 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security04/09/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in House (04/09/2019)

Metastatic Breast Cancer Access to Care Act

This bill exempts individuals with metastatic breast cancer from certain waiting periods for disability insurance benefits under the Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance program and related Medicare coverage.