HR 1028

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1028

To provide for equal access to COBRA continuation coverage.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 10, 2011

Mr. WEINER (for himself, Mr. FRANK of Massachusetts, Mr. POLIS, Ms. BALDWIN, Mr. CICILLINE, Ms. RICHARDSON, Mr. HONDA, Mr. GUTIERREZ, Ms. NORTON, Ms. BERKLEY, Mr. LANGEVIN, Mr. ROTHMAN of New Jersey, Ms. BROWN of Florida, Mr. DOYLE, Mr. CAPUANO, Mr. ACKERMAN, Mr. BERMAN, Ms. MOORE, Mr. TOWNS, Mr. GRIJALVA, Mr. ISRAEL, Mr. ELLISON, Mr. BRADY of Pennsylvania, Mr. MCGOVERN, Mr. NADLER, Mr. MORAN, Mr. SERRANO, Mrs. MALONEY, Mr. GEORGE MILLER of California, Mr. HINCHEY, Ms. CHU, Mr. ENGEL, Ms. WOOLSEY, Ms. ZOE LOFGREN of California, Mr. PALLONE, Mr. MICHAUD, Ms. EDDIE BERNICE JOHNSON of Texas, Ms. PINGREE of Maine, Mr. FILNER, Mrs. CAPPS, Mr. STARK, Mr. HOLT, Mr. HIGGINS, Mr. SHERMAN, and Ms. SPEIER) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To provide for equal access to COBRA continuation coverage.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. AMENDMENTS TO THE INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1986.

SEC. 3. AMENDMENTS TO THE EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT INCOME SECURITY ACT OF 1974.

SEC. 4. AMENDMENTS TO THE PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE ACT.

SEC. 5. EFFECTIVE DATE.

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