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Rep. Gregg Amore

Rhode Island House passes Amore’s oral chemotherapy bill

Rhode Island House passes Amore’s oral chemotherapy bill

PROVIDENCE — The House of Representatives passed legislation Wednesday, June 26, sponsored by Rep. Gregg Amore (D-Dist. 65, East Providence) requiring health plans to cover oral cancer pills at a rate comparable to standard intravenous (IV) chemotherapy. “Rhode Island will be the tipping point state. We’re the 26th to pass this legislation,” Rep. Amore said.

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