H.Con.Res. 474 (107th): Expressing the sense of the Congress that private health insurance companies should take a proactive role in promoting healthy lifestyles, and for other purposes.


Sep 19, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 19, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Karen McCarthy

Representative for Missouri's 5th congressional district



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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

9/19/2002--Introduced.Commends Secretary of Health and Human Services Tommy Thompson for urging private health insurance companies to encourage Americans to lead active lifestyles.Expresses the sense of Congress that private health insurance ... Read more >

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Sep 19, 2002

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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 474”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.


6 cosponsors (3R, 3D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 34 (108th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Oct 5, 2004

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