To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to establish a public health insurance option.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 9, 2015
Length: 17 pages
Jan 9, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 9, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 15, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 261 (113th).
Jan 9, 2015
H.R. 265 (114th) 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 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 265 — 114th Congress: Public Option Deficit Reduction Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr265
“H.R. 265 — 114th Congress: Public Option Deficit Reduction Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. April 25, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr265>
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