To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and to replace such Act with 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 South Carolina's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 25, 2010
Length: 268 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This bill was introduced on March 25, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Mar 25, 2010
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H.R. 4944 (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. 4944. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
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