HR 383

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 383

To provide for coverage of hormone replacement therapy for treatment of menopausal symptoms, and for coverage of an alternative therapy for hormone replacement therapy for such symptoms, under the Medicare and Medicaid Programs, group health plans and individual health insurance coverage, and other Federal health insurance programs.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 20, 2011

Ms. LEE of California introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, Oversight and Government Reform, and Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To provide for coverage of hormone replacement therapy for treatment of menopausal symptoms, and for coverage of an alternative therapy for hormone replacement therapy for such symptoms, under the Medicare and Medicaid Programs, group health plans and individual health insurance coverage, and other Federal health insurance programs.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. MEDICARE COVERAGE OF MENOPAUSAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY AND ALTERNATIVE TREATMENTS FOR MENOPAUSAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY.

SEC. 4. MEDICAID COVERAGE OF ALTERNATIVE TREATMENTS FOR MENOPAUSAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY.

SEC. 5. COVERAGE OF MENOPAUSAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY AND ALTERNATIVE TREATMENTS FOR MENOPAUSAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY UNDER GROUP HEALTH PLANS AND INDIVIDUAL HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE.

`SEC. 2729. STANDARD RELATING TO COVERAGE OF MENOPAUSAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY AND ALTERNATIVE TREATMENTS FOR MENOPAUSAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY.

`SEC. 716. STANDARD RELATING TO COVERAGE OF MENOPAUSAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY AND ALTERNATIVE TREATMENTS FOR MENOPAUSAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY.

`SEC. 9816. STANDARD RELATING TO COVERAGE OF MENOPAUSAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY AND ALTERNATIVE TREATMENTS FOR MENOPAUSAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY.

SEC. 6. COVERAGE OF MENOPAUSAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY AND ALTERNATIVE TREATMENTS FOR MENOPAUSAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY UNDER FEHBP.

SEC. 7. COVERAGE OF ALTERNATIVE TREATMENTS FOR MENOPAUSAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY UNDER DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS HEALTH CARE SYSTEM.

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