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- 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)
5/20/1975--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, ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
May 20, 1975
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Jun 19, 1978
Reintroduced Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 13195 (95th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7126”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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H.R. 13195 (95th)
was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 19, 1978
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 22, 1975
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 7126 — 94th Congress: Comprehensive Health Care Insurance Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr7126
“H.R. 7126 — 94th Congress: Comprehensive Health Care Insurance Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1975. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr7126>
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