To require group health plans and group or individual health insurance coverage to provide coverage for over-the-counter contraceptives.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 14, 2019
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on June 14, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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26 Cosponsors (26 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Reps. Pressley, Lee, Schakowsky and Ocasio-Cortez Introduce Amendment to Strip Discriminatory Hyde Amendment from Labor-HHS Appropriations Bill”
— Rep. Ayanna Pressley [D-MA7] (Sponsor) on Jul 23, 2020
Jun 14, 2019
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H.R. 3296 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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