New Cosponsor — Sep 13, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Silvestre Reyes [D-TX16, 1997-2012]
The bill now has 76 cosponsors (76 Democrats).
Jan 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on January 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 5, 2011
Length: 17 pages
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to establish a public health insurance option.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 13, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 191 — 112th Congress: Public Option Deficit Reduction Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr191
“H.R. 191 — 112th Congress: Public Option Deficit Reduction Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. August 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr191>
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