H.R. 3787 (104th): Healthy Start Act of 1996


Jul 11, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 11, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sam Gibbons

Representative for Florida's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 11, 1996
Length: 30 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Social Security Act to provide for a program of health insurance for children under 13 years of age and for mothers-to-be.

Summary (CRS)

7/11/1996--Introduced.Healthy Start Act of 1996 - Amends the Social Security Act (SSA) to add a new title XXI (Healthy Start), incorporating certain current SSA title XI peer review and fraud ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 11, 1996

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3787”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (10D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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