New Cosponsor — Jun 28, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Jim Webb [D-VA, 2007-2012]
The bill now has 9 cosponsors (8 Democrats, 1 Republican).
Feb 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on February 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Oregon
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Last Updated: Feb 7, 2011
Length: 2 pages
Referred to Committee — Feb 28, 2011
A bill to allow an earlier start for State health care coverage innovation waivers under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 248 — 112th Congress: Empowering States to Innovate Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s248
“S. 248 — 112th Congress: Empowering States to Innovate Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. July 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s248>
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