ABSTRACT

Private Health Insurance Provisions of S. 1796, America's Healthy Future Act of 2009 [November 16, 2009]   [open pdf - 337KB]

"The Senate Finance Committee approved a measure, America's Healthy Future Act of 2009, on October 13, 2009. S. 1796, based on that approved measure, was ordered reported on October 19. Included in the committee report accompanying S. 1796 was preliminary analysis conducted by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) on October 7 regarding the potential impact of the Chairman's Mark. CBO projected that the Mark legislation would reduce federal deficits by $81 billion over a 10-year period (2010-2019), and would insure 94% of the non-elderly, legally present U.S. population by 2019. [...] This report summarizes the key provisions affecting private health insurance in Titles I and VI of S. 1796, American's Healthy Future Act of 2009, as ordered reported by the Senate Committee on Finance on October 19, 2009."

Report Number:
CRS Report for Congress, R40918
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2009-11-16
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Public Domain
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U.S. Dept. of State, Foreign Press Centers: http://www.fpc.state.gov/
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pdf
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