To provide for extension of COBRA continuation coverage until coverage is available otherwise under either an employment-based health plan or through an American Health Benefit Exchange under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 53rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 18, 2010
Length: 6 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
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24 Cosponsors (24 Democrats)
May 18, 2010
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H.R. 5324 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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