Bill Text — Mar 17, 2011
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A bill to require greater transparency concerning the criteria used to grant waivers to the job-killing health care law and to ensure that applications for such waivers are treated in a fair and consistent manner, irrespective of the applicant's political contributions or association with a labor union, a health plan provided for under a collective bargaining agreement, or another organized labor group.
3/17/2011--Introduced.Health Care Waiver Transparency Act - Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to publish detailed criteria used by the Secretary to approve a waiver, adjustment, or other ... Read more >
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 650”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 650 — 112th Congress: Health Care Waiver Transparency Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s650
“S. 650 — 112th Congress: Health Care Waiver Transparency Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s650>
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