S. 2229 (109th): Medicare for All Act


Jan 31, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 31, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edward “Ted” Kennedy
Senator from Massachusetts


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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2006
Length: 25 pages

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H.R. 4683 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 1, 2006

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide quality, affordable health care for all Americans.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1218 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 25, 2007

H.R. 4683 (Related)
Medicare for All Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 1, 2006

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2229” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 31, 2006


Committee Assignments

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