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
Jan 4, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 4, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 17th congressional district
Apr 22, 1975
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6244 (94th).
Jan 4, 1977
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H.R. 1090 (95th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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