S. 1192 - Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2015

Health. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill 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. (by CRS) 
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The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2015

S. 1192 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill 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. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill 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.
Other Titles
  • Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2015
  • Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2015
Sponsor
Roy Blunt
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Health
  • Cancer
  • Congressional oversight
  • Government information and archives
  • Health care costs and insurance
  • Health care coverage and access
  • Health promotion and preventive care
  • Minority health
  • Rural conditions and development
  • Surgery and anesthesia
  • Women's health
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Major Actions
Introduced5/05/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced5/05/2015
5/05/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
5/05/2015Introduced in Senate
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Contributions

  1. November - December 2010 For $48,263 Against $0
  2. January - February 2011 For $331,773 Against $0
  3. March - April 2011 For $619,339 Against $0
  4. May - June 2011 For $859,712 Against $0
  5. July - August 2011 For $363,856 Against $0
  6. September - October 2011 For $888,813 Against $0
  7. November - December 2011 For $943,861 Against $0
  8. January - February 2012 For $645,711 Against $0
  9. March - April 2012 For $1,085,761 Against $0
  10. May - June 2012 For $1,283,759 Against $0
  11. July - August 2012 For $1,234,266 Against $0
  12. September - October 2012 For $2,387,843 Against $0
  13. November - December 2012 For $254,394 Against $0
  14. January - February 2013 For $150,908 Against $0
  15. March - April 2013 For $706,666 Against $0
  16. May - June 2013 For $603,222 Against $0
  17. July - August 2013 For $295,654 Against $0
  18. September - October 2013 For $469,679 Against $0
  19. November - December 2013 For $410,750 Against $0
  20. January - February 2014 For $339,378 Against $0
  21. March - April 2014 For $549,916 Against $0
  22. May - June 2014 For $888,270 Against $0
  23. July - August 2014 For $561,119 Against $0
  24. September - October 2014 For $1,077,735 Against $0
  25. November - December 2014 For $210,803 Against $0
  26. January - February 2015 For $214,839 Against $0
  27. March - April 2015 For $428,168 Against $0
  28. May - June 2015 For $480,568 Against $0
  29. July - August 2015 For $236,459 Against $0
  30. September - October 2015 For $433,460 Against $0
  31. November - December 2015 For $420,616 Against $0
  32. January - February 2016 For $225,820 Against $0
  33. March - April 2016 For $423,731 Against $0
  34. May - June 2016 For $501,490 Against $0
  35. July - August 2016 For $379,921 Against $0
  36. September - October 2016 For $420,850 Against $0
  37. November - December 2016 For $35,320 Against $0

Votes

    8 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2015

    8 organizations supported this bill

    American Association of Tissue Banks
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 1). RE: H.R.2540/ S.1192 – Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2015. Retrieved January 6, 2016, from Oncology Nursing Society.
    American College of Radiology
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 1). RE: H.R.2540/ S.1192 – Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2015. Retrieved January 6, 2016, from Oncology Nursing Society.
    American Society of Plastic Surgeons
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 1). RE: H.R.2540/ S.1192 – Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2015. Retrieved January 6, 2016, from Oncology Nursing Society.
    Living Beyond Breast Cancer
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 1). RE: H.R.2540/ S.1192 – Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2015. Retrieved January 6, 2016, from Oncology Nursing Society.
    national council of womens organizations
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 1). RE: H.R.2540/ S.1192 – Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2015. Retrieved January 6, 2016, from Oncology Nursing Society.
    Oncology Nursing Society
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 1). RE: H.R.2540/ S.1192 – Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2015. Retrieved January 6, 2016, from Oncology Nursing Society.
    Society for Women's Health Research
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 1). RE: H.R.2540/ S.1192 – Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2015. Retrieved January 6, 2016, from Oncology Nursing Society.
    Susan G. Komen for the Cure
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 1). RE: H.R.2540/ S.1192 – Breast Cancer Patient Education Act of 2015. Retrieved January 6, 2016, from Oncology Nursing Society.

    0 organizations opposed this bill

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 114th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$155,150$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$212,827$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,024,352$0
    John BarrassoRWY$312,793$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$220,780$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$97,200$0
    Roy BluntRMO$302,080$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$87,810$0
    John BoozmanRAR$104,080$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$1,250$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$658,500$0
    Richard BurrRNC$220,800$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$134,013$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$171,133$0
    Ben CardinDMD$255,384$0
    Tom CarperDDE$75,130$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$174,678$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$751,446$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$10,500$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$90,059$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$185,400$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$50,200$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$218,295$0
    John CornynRTX$357,358$0
    Tom CottonRAR$229,979$0
    Mike CrapoRID$84,852$0
    Ted CruzRTX$197,909$0
    Steve DainesRMT$66,150$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$52,600$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$125,500$0
    Mike EnziRWY$94,250$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$33,665$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$254,171$0
    Deb FischerRNE$95,739$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$91,000$0
    Al FrankenDMN$89,155$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$126,550$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$697,720$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$115,223$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$153,985$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$302,022$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$92,191$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$209,916$0
    Dean HellerRNV$133,250$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$357,822$0
    John HoevenRND$13,910$0
    Jim InhofeROK$27,350$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$188,975$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$145,560$0
    Tim KaineDVA$509,831$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$61,517$0
    Mark KirkRIL$192,525$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$340,537$0
    James LankfordROK$116,496$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$5,550$0
    Mike LeeRUT$36,200$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$44,998$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$70,540$0
    John McCainRAZ$86,325$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,314,127$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$455,700$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$142,710$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$92,702$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$49,950$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$92,150$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$57,425$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$154,501$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$625,207$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$110,435$0
    Rand PaulRKY$217,872$0
    David PerdueRGA$105,250$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$359,523$0
    Rob PortmanROH$277,280$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$84,800$0
    Harry ReidDNV$153,750$0
    Jim RischRID$23,650$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$157,414$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$75,504$0
    Marco RubioRFL$96,300$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$25,454$0
    Ben SasseRNE$82,541$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$35,189$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$282,525$0
    Tim ScottRSC$238,647$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$19,750$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$899,928$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$18,400$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$544,977$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$31,612$0
    Jon TesterDMT$291,124$0
    John ThuneRSD$125,740$0
    Thom TillisRNC$156,304$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$270,159$0
    Tom UdallDNM$50,235$0
    David VitterRLA$25,900$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$185,180$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,714,544$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$67,313$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$58,000$0
    Ron WydenDOR$327,740$0

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$155,150$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$212,827$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,024,352$0
    John BarrassoRWY$312,793$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$220,780$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$97,200$0
    Roy BluntRMO$302,080$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$87,810$0
    John BoozmanRAR$104,080$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$1,250$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$658,500$0
    Richard BurrRNC$220,800$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$134,013$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$171,133$0
    Ben CardinDMD$255,384$0
    Tom CarperDDE$75,130$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$174,678$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$751,446$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$10,500$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$90,059$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$185,400$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$50,200$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$218,295$0
    John CornynRTX$357,358$0
    Tom CottonRAR$229,979$0
    Mike CrapoRID$84,852$0
    Ted CruzRTX$197,909$0
    Steve DainesRMT$66,150$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$52,600$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$125,500$0
    Mike EnziRWY$94,250$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$33,665$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$254,171$0
    Deb FischerRNE$95,739$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$91,000$0
    Al FrankenDMN$89,155$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$126,550$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$697,720$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$115,223$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$153,985$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$302,022$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$92,191$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$209,916$0
    Dean HellerRNV$133,250$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$357,822$0
    John HoevenRND$13,910$0
    Jim InhofeROK$27,350$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$188,975$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$145,560$0
    Tim KaineDVA$509,831$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$61,517$0
    Mark KirkRIL$192,525$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$340,537$0
    James LankfordROK$116,496$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$5,550$0
    Mike LeeRUT$36,200$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$44,998$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$70,540$0
    John McCainRAZ$86,325$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,314,127$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$455,700$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$142,710$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$92,702$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$49,950$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$92,150$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$57,425$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$154,501$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$625,207$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$110,435$0
    Rand PaulRKY$217,872$0
    David PerdueRGA$105,250$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$359,523$0
    Rob PortmanROH$277,280$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$84,800$0
    Harry ReidDNV$153,750$0
    Jim RischRID$23,650$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$157,414$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$75,504$0
    Marco RubioRFL$96,300$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$25,454$0
    Ben SasseRNE$82,541$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$35,189$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$282,525$0
    Tim ScottRSC$238,647$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$19,750$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$899,928$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$18,400$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$544,977$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$31,612$0
    Jon TesterDMT$291,124$0
    John ThuneRSD$125,740$0
    Thom TillisRNC$156,304$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$270,159$0
    Tom UdallDNM$50,235$0
    David VitterRLA$25,900$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$185,180$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,714,544$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$67,313$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$58,000$0
    Ron WydenDOR$327,740$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Other physician specialists$10,272,691
    Women's issues$8,250,935
    Health, Education & Human Resources$1,301,294
    Nurses$1,040,021
    Health & welfare policy$547,752

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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