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-- Massachusetts Lyme Legislative Task Force
***CALL TO ACTION***
NEW! July 16, 2014
Massachusetts Bill H.4259, A Patient Protection Bill
Needs Your Help!
Let’s make sure the House Committee on Ways and Means knows we want this bill!
PLEASE CALL THE OFFICE OF
HOUSE WAYS AND MEANS
AND TELL THEM TO EDIT AND FORWARD THIS BILL
CALL NOW! (617) 722-2990
1.Where in Massachusetts you are from. They will want to hear from people in all districts!
2.Why H.4259 is important to you (e.g., I can get the treatment that I need so I can get back to work)
3.Remind House Ways and Means that the financial impact study of this bill predicted LITTLE TO NO INCREASE in insurance premiums for the general public.
4.This specific legislation was recommended by the Governor’s Special Commission to Conduct an Investigation and Study of the Incidence and Impacts of Lyme Disease in 2013.
PLEASE TELL THE COMMITTEE ON HOUSE WAYS AND MEANS:
“I vote, and I am in favor of the
Lyme Disease Patient Protection Bill, H.4259,
with the edits of the Mass Lyme Disease Legislative Task Force.
Please vote in favor of this bill! Thank you.”
You are making a difference in the future of Lyme disease treatment. Thank you!
H.4259,An Act Relative to Lyme Disease Treatment Coverage will be considered by the House Committee on Ways and Means this Thursday, July 17, and it can still get through and be voted on before this session ends, if we keep the interest high.
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