H.Res. 615 (111th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Members who vote in favor of the establishment of a public, federal government run health insurance option are urged to forgo their right to participate in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (FEHBP) and agree to enroll under that public option.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 8, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 8, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Fleming

Representative for Louisiana's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 8, 2009
Length: 2 pages

History

Jul 8, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

H.Res. 615 (111th) was a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

This simple resolution 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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