About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to extend temporarily the 18-month period of continuation coverage under group health plans required under COBRA continuation coverage provisions so as to provide for a total period of continuation coverage of up to 24 months.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1488 — 111th Congress: COBRA Coverage Extension Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1488
“S. 1488 — 111th Congress: COBRA Coverage Extension Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. May 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1488>
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