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Titles (2)

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Short Titles as Introduced

Covering Coronavirus Test Act of 2020

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to require group health plans and health insurance issuers offering group or individual health insurance coverage to cover COVID-19 testing without cost sharing.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
03/10/2020Introduced in House

All Actions (2)

Date All Actions
03/10/2020Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/10/2020Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Shalala, Donna E. [D-FL-27]* 03/10/2020

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce03/10/2020 Referred to

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Introduced in House (03/10/2020)

Covering Coronavirus Test Act of 2020

This bill requires health insurance plans to cover diagnostic tests for COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) without imposing cost sharing.