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Jun 25, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 9, 2008
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 9, 2008.
Representative for New Hampshire's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2008
Length: 6 pages
To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to ensure that dependent students who take a medically necessary leave of absence do not lose health insurance coverage, and for other purposes.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2851”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2851 — 110th Congress: Michelle’s Law. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr2851
“H.R. 2851 — 110th Congress: Michelle’s Law.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr2851>
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