[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] H.R. 1070: Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 2013

H.R. 1070: Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 2013

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.

New Cosponsor: Rep. Spencer Bachus [R-AL6]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Edward “Ed” Markey [D-MA5]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Ami Bera [D-CA7]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Mark Takano [D-CA41]

Thank you to our newest Cosponsors.  Please thank your legislators for supporting legislation that YOU believe in.  If they are not listed as Cosponsors, touch base with them and let you know what you support.  Your voice goes a long way towards creating change.

Explore the full text:  http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1070/text

Track this bill:  http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1070?utm_campaign=govtrack_email_update&utm_source=govtrack/email_update&utm_medium=email

Take time to thank our supporters, or voice your thoughts to your representatives.

Need help finding your legislators?

Find your representatives: http://www.opencongress.org/people/zipcodelookup

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