New Cosponsor — Jun 18, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Jack Kingston [R-GA1, 1993-2014]
The bill now has 130 cosponsors (130 Republicans).
Feb 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on February 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Minnesota's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 10, 2011
Length: 2 pages
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal certain limitations on health care benefits.
2/10/2011--Introduced.Patients' Freedom to Choose Act - Repeals provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 that: (1) restrict payments ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 605”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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. (2015). H.R. 605 — 112th Congress: Patients’ Freedom to Choose Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr605
“H.R. 605 — 112th Congress: Patients’ Freedom to Choose Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr605>
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