Bill Text — May 19, 2009
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May 13, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on May 13, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: May 13, 2009
Length: 64 pages
To amend the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to assure comprehensive, affordable health insurance coverage for all Americans through an American Health Benefits Program.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 12, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2399 — 111th Congress: American Health Benefits Program Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2399
“H.R. 2399 — 111th Congress: American Health Benefits Program Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. July 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2399>
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