[LEGISLATIVE ADVOCACY] Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer H.R. 1830

H.R. 1830: Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act of 2013 – To provide for the establishment of a Commission to Accelerate the End of Breast Cancer. Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act of 2013 – Directs the President to establish the Commission to Accelerate the End of Breast Cancer to help end breast … Continue reading

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] Caroline Pryce Walker Conquer Childhood Cancer Reauthorization Act

H.R. 2607: Caroline Pryce Walker Conquer Childhood Cancer Reauthorization Act – To establish programs with respect to childhood, adolescent, and young adult cancer. New Cosponsor: Rep. Spencer Bachus [R-AL6] New Cosponsor: Rep. Collin Peterson [D-MN7] New Cosponsor: Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA11] New Cosponsor: Rep. James Himes [D-CT4] Thank you to our newest Cosponsors.  Please thank … Continue reading

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] Planning Actively for Cancer Treatment (PACT) Act

H.R. 2477: Planning Actively for Cancer Treatment (PACT) Act of 2013 – To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of cancer care planning and coordination under the Medicare program. New Cosponsor: Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ10] Thank you to our newest Cosponsors.  Please thank your legislators for supporting legislation that … Continue reading

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] Resolution in the House to Regocnize Prostate Cancer

H.Res. 348: Expressing support for designation of September 2013 as “National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month”. New Cosponsor: Rep. Barbara Lee [D-CA13] 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 … Continue reading

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act of 2013

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE]  H.R. 1830: Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act of 2013 To provide for the establishment of a Commission to Accelerate the End of Breast Cancer. New Cosponsor: Rep. Allyson Schwartz [D-PA13] New Cosponsor: Rep. Thomas “Tom” Petri [R-WI6] New Cosponsor: Rep. André Carson [D-IN7] Thank you to our newest Cosponsors.  Please thank … Continue reading

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] Childhood Cancer Survivors’ Quality of Life Act

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE]  H.R. 2058: Childhood Cancer Survivors’ Quality of Life Act of 2013 – To improve and enhance research and programs on childhood cancer survivorship, and for other purposes. New Cosponsor: Rep. Spencer Bachus [R-AL6] New Cosponsor: Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee [D-TX18] New Cosponsor: Rep. Carol Shea-Porter [D-NH1] New Cosponsor: Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI1] Thank … Continue reading

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] H.R. 1416: Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2013

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE]  H.R. 1416: Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2013 To terminate application of sequestration to payment for certain physician-administered drugs under part B of the Medicare program. New Cosponsor: Rep. Collin Peterson [D-MN7] Thank you to our newest Cosponsors.  Please thank your legislators for supporting legislation that YOU believe in.  If they are not … Continue reading

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] H.R. 1830: Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act of 2013

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE]  H.R. 1830: Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act of 2013 To provide for the establishment of a Commission to Accelerate the End of Breast Cancer. 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 … Continue reading

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] H.R. 2058: Research & Programs for Childhood Cancer Survivorship

H.R. 2058: To improve and enhance research and programs on childhood cancer survivorship, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA14] 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 … Continue reading

[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: … Continue reading