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H.R. 1425: State Health Care Premium Reduction Act

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To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to provide for a Improve Health Insurance Affordability Fund to provide for certain reinsurance payments to lower premiums in the individual health insurance market.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Angie Craig

Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 28, 2019
Length: 10 pages
Introduced
Feb 28, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Apr 4, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on April 4, 2019.

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Pallone & Health Advocates Push Legislation to Strengthen ACA and Lower Insurance Premiums
    — Rep. Frank Pallone [D-NJ6] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 4, 2019

Dingell, Health Subcommittee Advance Bills to Lower Prescription Drug Costs & Make Healthcare More Affordable
    — Rep. Debbie Dingell [D-MI12] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 27, 2019

Rush Co-Sponsors the Protecting Pre-Existing Conditions and Making Health Care More Affordable Act
    — Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL1] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 26, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 1425 will add $43.3 billion in new spending through 2029.

History

Feb 28, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Mar 6, 2019
 
Considered by Health

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Mar 27, 2019
 
Considered by Health

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Apr 3, 2019
 
Considered by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Apr 4, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1425 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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