To amend title I of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to ensure that the coverage offered under multi-State qualified health plans offered in Exchanges is consistent with the Federal abortion funding ban.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 27, 2012
Length: 3 pages
Apr 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 27, 2012
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H.R. 4971 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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