To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a public health insurance option, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 24, 2017
Length: 12 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on January 24, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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40 Cosponsors (40 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Rosen, warren introduce bill to lower prescription drug costs, cap out-of-pocket copays”
— Sen. Jacky Rosen [D-NV] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 11, 2018
“Rosen statement on centenes decision to enter health insurance market in rural nevada”
— Sen. Jacky Rosen [D-NV] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 15, 2017
“rep. jacky Rosen: republican efforts to sabotage aca causing health crisis for nevadans”
— Sen. Jacky Rosen [D-NV] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 7, 2017
Jan 24, 2017
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Apr 4, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2085 (116th).
H.R. 635 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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