To provide for incentives to encourage health insurance coverage, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 30, 2009
Length: 268 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This bill was introduced on July 30, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
54 Cosponsors (54 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Aderholt Statement on Unfavorable CMS Report On Health Care Law”
— Rep. Robert Aderholt [R-AL4] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 23, 2010
“Aderholt Office To Remain Open All Weekend As Health Care Vote Looms”
— Rep. Robert Aderholt [R-AL4] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 19, 2010
Jul 30, 2009
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Sep 21, 2011
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3000 (112th).
H.R. 3400 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3400. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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