About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to provide for the protection of individuals against catastrophic medical expenses by providing for a catastrophic automatic protection plan and certification of qualified health plans offered by employers, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Aug 17, 1982
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7000”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
5 cosponsors (3R, 2D)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 7000 — 97th Congress: Catastrophic Health Expense and Cost Constraint Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr7000
“H.R. 7000 — 97th Congress: Catastrophic Health Expense and Cost Constraint Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1982. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr7000>
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