S. 16 (112th): Patient Choice Restoration Act

Introduced:
Jan 25, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
David Vitter
Junior Senator from Louisiana
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jan 25, 2011
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
S. 3147 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 22, 2010

S. 499 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 07, 2013

 
Status

This bill was introduced on January 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jan 25, 2011
Referred to Committee Jan 25, 2011
 
Full Title

A bill to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Summary

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Cosponsors
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1/25/2011--Introduced.
Patient Choice Restoration Act - Repeals the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. Restores provisions of law amended by such Acts.

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