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H.R. 1425: Patient Protection and Affordable Care Enhancement 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: Sep 8, 2020
Length: 160 pages
Introduced
Feb 28, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 29, 2020

This bill passed in the House on June 29, 2020 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
13% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rep Angie Craig: CBO Report Will Help Lay the Groundwork for Achieving Universal Health Coverage
    — Rep. Angie Craig [D-MN2] (Sponsor) on Oct 1, 2020

Underwood’s Critical Legislation to Protect the Affordable Care Act Passes the House of Representatives
    — Rep. Lauren Underwood [D-IL14] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 30, 2020

Bill Flores Discusses the Latest from Washington
    — Rep. Bill Flores [R-TX17] on Jul 2, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 1425 will save $3.8 billion through 2030.

History

Feb 28, 2019
 
Introduced

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Mar 6, 2019
 
Considered by Health

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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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Mar 9, 2020
 
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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Jun 22, 2020
 
Text Published

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Jun 29, 2020
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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

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