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H.R. 6806 (110th): Citizenship Should Count for Something Act

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To establish a Citizens Congressional Health Benefits Program, based on the Federal employees health benefits program, to provide health insurance coverage for the President, Vice President, and Members of Congress, and citizens not eligible for coverage under the Federal employees health benefits program.

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Sponsor and status

Virgil Goode Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 5th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2008
Length: 12 pages
Aug 1, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.



Aug 1, 2008

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H.R. 6806 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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