New Cosponsors — Dec 20, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Rush Holt [D-NJ12, 1999-2014]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Patrick “Pat” Tiberi [R-OH12]
New Cosponsor: Sen. Cory Gardner [R-CO]
The bill now has 62 cosponsors (32 Democrats, 30 Republicans).
Nov 16, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on November 16, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2012
Length: 4 pages
To amend section 5000A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an additional religious exemption from the individual health coverage mandate.
Equitable Access to Care and Health Act or the EACH Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to minimum essential health care coverage requirements added by the Patient ... 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. 6597”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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