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Jul 16, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 24, 1998 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Georgia's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 29, 1998
Length: 291 pages
To provide new patient protections under group health plans.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 509 (105th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4250”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4250 — 105th Congress: Patient Protection Act of 1998. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr4250
“H.R. 4250 — 105th Congress: Patient Protection Act of 1998.” www.GovTrack.us. 1998. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr4250>
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