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H.R. 3439: PATIENT Act

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and title XI of the Social Security Act to extend appropriations and transfers to the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Trust Fund and to extend certain health insurance fees for such transfers, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Donald Beyer

Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 8th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2019
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Jun 24, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Jun 26, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 26, 2019.

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

What legislators are saying

Neal Opening Statement at Markup of Health Legislation
    — Rep. Richard Neal [D-MA1] on Jun 26, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 3439 will add $5.4 billion in new spending through 2029.

History

Jun 24, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jun 26, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3439 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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