H.R. 2399 (111th): American Health Benefits Program Act of 2009

Introduced:

May 13, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 13, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” Langevin
Representative for Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 13, 2009
Length: 64 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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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Related Bills

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H.R. 5348 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 12, 2008

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2399” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

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History

Introduced
May 13, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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