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H.R. 5952 (116th): Hemophilia SNF Access Act

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To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to skilled nursing facility services for hemophilia patients.

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Sponsor and status

Darin LaHood

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 18th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 25, 2020
Length: 2 pages
Feb 25, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 25, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


15 Cosponsors (12 Democrats, 3 Republicans)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rep. LaHood Supports COVID-19 Relief Bill
    — Rep. Darin LaHood [R-IL18] (Sponsor) on Dec 21, 2020

Higgins Announces Approval of 2021 Budget Package Funding Critical Government Programs and Services
    — Rep. Brian Higgins [D-NY26] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 22, 2020

LaHood, Bipartisan, Bicameral Group Introduce Legislation to Improve Hemophilia Patients Access to Health Care
    — Rep. Darin LaHood [R-IL18] (Sponsor) on Feb 27, 2020

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Feb 25, 2020

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

H.R. 5952 (116th) was 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. 5952. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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