S. 1395 (112th): WAIVE Act


Jul 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Barrasso

Senator from Wyoming



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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to ensure that all Americans have access to waivers from the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Summary (CRS)

7/21/2011--Introduced.WAIVE Act - Allows an individual to apply for a waiver from one or more of the requirements of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) by submitting an ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 21, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1395”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


17 cosponsors (17R) (show)
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