[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] H.R. 1984: Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2013

H.R. 1984: Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2013

To amend the Public Health Service Act to raise awareness of, and to educate breast cancer patients anticipating surgery, especially patients who are members of racial and ethnic minority groups, regarding the availability and coverage of breast reconstruction, prostheses, and other options.

New Cosponsor: Rep. Allyson Schwartz [D-PA13]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ10]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Adam Kinzinger [R-IL16]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Renee Ellmers [R-NC2]

Thank you to the 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: 

https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1984?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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