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H.R. 692: 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
Status

Introduced on Jan 18, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 18, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Jan 18, 2019
 
Introduced

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H.R. 692 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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