More Co-Sponsors Sign On to CARE Bill

March 8, 2004

More Co-Sponsors Sign On to CARE Bill

Five more Representatives and one additional Senator have signed on to the Consumers Assurance Radiologic Excellence bill (the CARE bill, HR 1214, in the House of Representatives and the RadCARE bill, S 1197, in the Senate).

New cosponsors of HR 1214 are Representatives Thaddeus McCotter (R-MI-11), Rahm Emanuel (D-IL-5), Nick Lampson (D-TX-9), Gary Ackerman, (D-NY-5), and Melissa Hart (R-PA-4). In the Senate Christopher Dodd (D-CT) has added his name as a cosponsor of the RadCARE bill. This brings the number of cosponsors to 73 in the House and nine in the Senate.