This is the Senate's health care bill. The bill started off with text regarding an unrelated matter but the Senate is co-opted this bill as a vehicle for passage of their reform and changed the text in whole to the health care bill. They do this because the Constitution requires all revenue bills to start in the House, and their ... Continue reading »
Sep 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 23, 2010
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 23, 2010.
Representative for New York's 15th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 22, 2010
Length: 906 pages
H.R. 3590 (111th) was a 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.
This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 3590 — 111th Congress: Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3590
“H.R. 3590 — 111th Congress: Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. July 24, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3590>
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