H.R. 1943 (112th): Health Insurance Industry Fair Competition Act


May 23, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 23, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Peter DeFazio

Representative for Oregon's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 23, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To restore the application of the Federal antitrust laws to the business of health insurance to protect competition and consumers.

Summary (CRS)

5/23/2011--Introduced.Health Insurance Industry Fair Competition Act - Amends the McCarran-Ferguson Act to provide that nothing in that Act shall modify, impair, or supersede the operation of any of the antitrust ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 23, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1943”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 743 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 15, 2013

H.R. 6389 (Related)
Sequestration Prevention Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 13, 2012

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