A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to ensure health insurance coverage continuity for former foster youth.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 12, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Sep 12, 2017
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S. 1797 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1797. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
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