To ensure individual and family security through health care coverage for all Americans in a manner that contains the rate of growth in health care costs and promotes responsible health insurance practices, to promote choice in health care, and to ensure and protect the health care of all Americans.
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Sponsor and status
Richard “Dick” Gephardt
Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 4, 1994
Length: 1368 pages
103rd Congress (1993–1994)
This bill was introduced on June 23, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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103 Cosponsors (103 Democrats)
Nov 20, 1993
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Feb 4, 1994
Updated bill text was published as of Introduced.
Jun 23, 1994
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H.R. 3600 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3600. This is the one from the 103rd Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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