H.R. 4090: Health Care Choices for Seniors Act

Introduced:

Nov 19, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Nov 19, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on November 19, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Marsha Blackburn

Representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 19, 2015
Length: 10 pages

Prognosis:

7% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Social Security Act to improve choices available to Medicare eligible seniors by permitting them to elect (instead of regular Medicare benefits) to receive a voucher for a health savings account, for premiums for a high deductible health insurance plan, or both and by suspending Medicare late enrollment penalties between ages 65 and 70.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Nov 19, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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