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H.R. 6299 (116th): Rapid Coverage of COVID-19 Vaccine Act of 2020

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To provide for the rapid coverage of preventive services and vaccines for COVID-19.

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Sponsor and status

Joe Courtney

Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2020
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Mar 19, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 19, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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Rep. Courtney Bill to Cover Full Cost of COVID-19 Vaccine Included in Senates Bipartisan Coronavirus Agreement
    — Rep. Joe Courtney [D-CT2] (Sponsor) on Mar 26, 2020

Rep. Courtney Introduces Bill to Cover Full Cost of Future COVID-19 Vaccine
    — Rep. Joe Courtney [D-CT2] (Sponsor) on Mar 19, 2020

Rep. Courtney Introduces Bill to Cover Full Cost of Future COVID-19 Vaccine
    — Rep. Joe Courtney [D-CT2] (Sponsor) on Mar 19, 2020

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History

Mar 19, 2020
 
Introduced

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H.R. 6299 (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. 6299. 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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