Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 1, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on February 1, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Jenniffer Gonzlez presenta soluciones para el financiamiento de Medicare”
— Commish. Jenniffer González-Colón [R-PR0] (Sponsor) on Sep 14, 2018
Feb 1, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 9, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2172.
H.R. 797 (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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To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to remove the matching requirement for a territory to use specially allocated Federal funds for Medicare covered part D drugs for low-income individuals, H.R. 797, 115th Cong. (2017).
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