A bill to establish a program of comprehensive medical, hospital, and dental care as protection against the cost of ordinary and catastrophic illness by requiring employers to make insurance available to each employee and his family, by Federal financing of insurance for persons of low income, in whole or in part according to ability to pay, and by assuring the availability of insurance to all persons regardless of medical history, and on a guaranteed renewable basis.
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Sponsor and status
Apr 22, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 22, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district
Apr 22, 1975
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H.R. 6222 (94th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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