H.R. 1090 (95th): Comprehensive Health Care Insurance Act

Introduced:

Jan 4, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 4, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Murphy

Representative for New York's 17th congressional district

Democrat

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 6244 (94th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 22, 1975

H.R. 13195 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 19, 1978

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History

Introduced
Jan 4, 1977

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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