H.R. 5 (109th): Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2005

Introduced:

Jul 21, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 28, 2005 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Phil Gingrey

Representative for Georgia's 11th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2005
Length: 26 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medical care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on the health care delivery system.

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History

Jul 21, 2005
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 28, 2005
 
Passed House

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

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