H.R. 4281 (108th): Small Business Health Fairness Act of 2004

To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to improve access and choice for entrepreneurs with small businesses with respect to medical care for their employees.

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May 5, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 13, 2004 but was never passed by the Senate.


Sam Johnson

Representative for Texas's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 5, 2004
Length: 64 pages


May 5, 2004

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May 13, 2004
Passed House

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H.R. 4281 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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