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S. 1002: Junk Plan Accountability and Disclosure Act of 2021

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A bill to prohibit false or misleading advertising for health insurance coverage, require warnings and reporting with respect to noncomprehensive health plans, encourage enrollment in health plans, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 25, 2021
Length: 50 pages
Mar 25, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Introduced on Mar 25, 2021

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 25, 2021. 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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2 Cosponsors (2 Democrats)

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

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What legislators are saying

Casey, Baldwin, Stabenow Introduce Bill to Protect Americans from High Out-of-Pocket Costs Due to Junk Health Plans
    — Sen. Robert “Bob” Casey [D-PA] (Sponsor) on Apr 15, 2021

Senators Baldwin, Casey, Stabenow Introduce Bill to Protect Americans from High Out-of-Pocket Costs Due to Junk Health Plans
    — Sen. Tammy Baldwin [D-WI] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 15, 2021

ICYMI: Sen. Cramer Op-Ed: The World Is Watching, Stop the Double Talk
    — Sen. Kevin Cramer [R-ND] on Apr 28, 2022

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Mar 25, 2021

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