S. 1052 (107th): Bipartisan Patient Protection Act

Introduced:

Jun 14, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on June 29, 2001 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

John McCain

Senator from Arizona

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2001
Length: 229 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 2563 (same title)
Passed House — Aug 2, 2001

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to protect consumers in managed care plans and other health coverage.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 14, 2001
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 18, 2001
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jun 29, 2001
 
Passed Senate

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

Jun 29, 2001
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Public Print.

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