HR 416

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 416

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide protections for consumers against excessive, unjustified, or unfairly discriminatory increases in premium rates.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 25, 2011

Ms. SCHAKOWSKY (for herself, Mr. ANDREWS, Mrs. CAPPS, Ms. DELAURO, Mr. DOGGETT, Mr. ELLISON, Mr. FARR, Mr. FRANK of Massachusetts, Mr. GARAMENDI, Mr. GENE GREEN of Texas, Mr. GRIJALVA, Ms. HARMAN, Ms. HIRONO, Mr. KILDEE, Ms. LEE of California, Mr. LEVIN, Mr. MARKEY, Mr. GEORGE MILLER of California, Ms. MOORE, Mr. RANGEL, Ms. SPEIER, Mr. STARK, Ms. SUTTON, Mr. TONKO, Mr. WAXMAN, Ms. WOOLSEY, and Mr. PALLONE) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce


A BILL

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide protections for consumers against excessive, unjustified, or unfairly discriminatory increases in premium rates.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. PROTECTION OF CONSUMERS FROM EXCESSIVE, UNJUSTIFIED, OR UNFAIRLY DISCRIMINATORY RATES.

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