New Cosponsor — Mar 25, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Daniel Lungren [R-CA3, 2005-2012]
The bill now has 13 cosponsors (13 Republicans).
May 20, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on May 20, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Wisconsin's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: May 20, 2009
Length: 248 pages
To provide comprehensive solutions for the health care system of the United States, and for other purposes.
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2520”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2520 — 111th Congress: Patients’ Choice Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2520
“H.R. 2520 — 111th Congress: Patients’ Choice Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2520>
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