H.R. 6222 (94th): Comprehensive Health Care Insurance Act


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.


Richard Fulton

Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

4/22/1975--Introduced.Comprehensive Health Care Insurance Act - States that the purpose of this Act is to establish a national health care insurance program that will provide comprehensive benefits, including institutional, medical, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 22, 1975

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6222”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 7945 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 17, 1975

H.R. 7713 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 9, 1975

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