To require that health plans provide coverage for a minimum hospital stay for mastectomies, lumpectomies, and lymph node dissection for the treatment of breast cancer and coverage for secondary consultations. 1. Short title. This Act may be cited as the Breast Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2. Findings. Congress finds that— (1).
This Act may be cited as the `Breast Cancer Patient Protection Act of '. SEC. 2. FINDINGS. Congress finds that-- (1) the offering and operation of health plans affect commerce among the States; (2) health care providers located in a State serve patients who reside in the State and patients who reside in other States;.
May 19, · (a revised version of the Breast Cancer Patient Protection Act of , which had been introduced 21 months earlier) and passed it; but the bill was not .
Breast Cancer Protection Act of As ordered reported by the House Committee on Energy and Commerce on September 17, H.R. would require group health plans and health insurance issuers providing coverage in the group and non-group markets to ensure that inpatient coverage, outpatient coverage.