S. 577 (109th): HIPAA Recreational Injury Technical Correction Act


Mar 9, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 9, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Susan Collins

Senator from Maine



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Last Updated: Mar 9, 2005
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to promote health care coverage for individuals participating in legal recreational activities or legal transportation activities.

Summary (CRS)

3/9/2005--Introduced.HIPAA Recreational Injury Technical Correction Act - Amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code to prohibit a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 9, 2005

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 577”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (5R, 4D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 423 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Nov 21, 2004

S. 616 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 15, 2007

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