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Mar 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 17, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from West Virginia
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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2009
Length: 13 pages
A bill to amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, title XXVII of the Public Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit preexisting condition exclusions in group health plans and in health insurance coverage in the group and individual markets.
3/17/2009--Introduced.Pre-existing Condition Patient Protection Act of 2009 - Amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code to prohibit ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 623 — 111th Congress: Pre-existing Condition Patient Protection Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s623
“S. 623 — 111th Congress: Pre-existing Condition Patient Protection Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s623>
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