H.R. 2417 (99th): Health Maintenance Organization Amendments of 1985


May 8, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 18, 1985 but was never passed by the Senate.


Henry Waxman

Representative for California's 24th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend the program of assistance for health maintenance organizations.

Summary (CRS)

1/22/1986--Reported to Senate amended.(Reported to Senate from the Committee on Labor and Human Resources with amendment, S. Rept. 99-229) Health Maintenance Organization Amendments of 1985 - Amends title XIII (Health ... Read more >

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May 8, 1985

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May 15, 1985
Reported by Committee

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Jun 18, 1985
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2417”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2480 (97th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 11, 1981

H.R. 3235 (100th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 24, 1988

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