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H.R. 4671: Helping Seniors Afford Health Care Act

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To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to reduce cost-sharing, align income and resource eligibility tests, simplify enrollment, and provide for other program improvements for low-income Medicare beneficiaries.

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Sponsor and status

Andy Kim

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 15, 2019
Length: 21 pages
Introduced
Oct 15, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Oct 17, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on October 17, 2019.

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6% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Oct 15, 2019
 
Introduced

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Oct 17, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4671 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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