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H.R. 710 (115th): Health Coverage State Flexibility Act of 2017

To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to better align the grace period required for non-payment of premiums before discontinuing coverage under qualified health plans with such grace periods provided for under State law.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Bill Flores

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 17th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 27, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Jan 27, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 27, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Jan 27, 2017
 
Introduced

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H.R. 710 (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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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