H.R. 2549 (95th): Comprehensive National Health Care Act

Introduced:

Jan 26, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 26, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Andrew Young Jr.

Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Social Security Act to establish a national health care program for all residents of the United States under which all existing health care programs for the aged and poor are consolidated, to provide for the administration of the national health care program and the existing social security programs by a newly established independent Social Security Administration.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 10888 (94th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 20, 1975

H.R. 1977 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 17, 1977

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History

Introduced
Jan 26, 1977

Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

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