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H.R. 6403 (109th): Bridges of Hope for Transitional Health Insurance Act of 2006

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To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for Federal funding of a Bridges of Hope for Transitional Health Insurance Program to provide, through State inter-governmental public health authorities, displaced employees with assistance for health insurance premiums for themselves and their families.

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Sponsor and status

John “Joe” Schwarz

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 6, 2006
Length: 13 pages
Dec 6, 2006
109th Congress (2005–2006)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 6, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.



Dec 6, 2006

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H.R. 6403 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6403. This is the one from the 109th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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