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
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

supported this bill

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
$21,412,693

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

$ Donated
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