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H.R. 369: Health Care Affordability Act of 2021

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve affordability and reduce premium costs of health insurance for consumers.

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Sponsor and status

Lauren Underwood

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 14th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 19, 2021
Length: 3 pages
Jan 19, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Introduced on Jan 19, 2021

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 19, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


30 Cosponsors (30 Democrats)

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Underwood Leads Members of Congress in Effort Urging the President, House and Senate Leadership to Include Health Care Affordability Act in Next Coronavirus Relief Package
    — Rep. Lauren Underwood [D-IL14] (Sponsor) on Feb 2, 2021

In First Letter to Biden Administration, Underwood Urges Prioritization of COVID-19 Response, Affordable Health Care, and Maternal Health in President’s Budget
    — Rep. Lauren Underwood [D-IL14] (Sponsor) on Jan 27, 2021

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Jan 19, 2021

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H.R. 369 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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