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H.R. 7168 (116th): Creating Capacity for Communities in Need Act

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To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to waive limitations on expansion of facility capacity under rural provider and hospital exception to ownership or investment prohibition during coronavirus 2020 emergency period.

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Sponsor and status

Vicente Gonzalez

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 15th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 11, 2020
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Jun 11, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 11, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Cosponsors

5 Cosponsors (5 Republicans)

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History

Jun 11, 2020
 
Introduced

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H.R. 7168 (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. 7168. 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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