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H.R. 692 (116th): Pre-existing Conditions Protection Act of 2019

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To amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit application of pre-existing condition exclusions and to guarantee availability of health insurance coverage in the individual and group market, contingent on the enactment of legislation repealing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Greg Walden

Sponsor. Representative for Oregon's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 18, 2019
Length: 22 pages
Introduced
Jan 18, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 18, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Cosponsors

83 Cosponsors (82 Republicans, 1 Independent)

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History

Jan 18, 2019
 
Introduced

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H.R. 692 (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. 692. 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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