H.R. 4250 (105th): Patient Protection Act of 1998

To provide new patient protections under group health plans.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jul 16, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

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.


Newton Gingrich

Representative for Georgia's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 29, 1998
Length: 291 pages


Jul 16, 1998

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 24, 1998
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 4250 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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