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H.R. 5688: Reducing Administrative Costs and Burdens in Health Care Act of 2020

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To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for grants to enable States to carry out activities to reduce administrative costs and burdens in health care.

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Sponsor and status

Cynthia Axne

Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 13, 2020
Introduced
Jan 28, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Introduced on Jan 28, 2020

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 28, 2020. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Nov 13, 2020 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

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3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Jan 28, 2020
 
Introduced

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

Nov 13, 2020
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Nov 13, 2020
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 5688 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5688. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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