A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act so as to eliminate the authority of the Secretary of Health and Human Services to limit the ability of medical providers to conduct lawful business, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Oklahoma. Republican.
Last Updated: May 1, 2014
Length: 4 pages
May 1, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 1, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
May 1, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
S. 2278 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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