Federal - HR 1121

The Pre-Existing Conditions Protection Act of 2017


February 16, 2017


A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit application of pre-existing condition exclusions and to guarantee availability of health insurance coverage in the individual and group market, contingent on the enactment of legislation repealing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and for other purposes.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 65

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  • April 6, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Barletta, (R-Pa.)
  • April 4, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Emmer, (R-Minn.)
  • March 7, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Buchanan, (R-Fla.)Bacon, (R-Neb.)
  • March 6, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Hartzler, (R-Mo.)LaHood, (R-Ill.)Rooney, T. (R-Fla.)
    Jenkins, E. (R-W.Va.)Mast, (R-Fla.)Thompson, G. (R-Pa.)
  • Feb. 27, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Faso, (R-N.Y.)Tenney, (R-N.Y.)
    Frelinghuysen, (R-N.J.)Trott, (R-Mich.)
  • Feb. 24, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Coffman, (R-Colo.)Johnson, B. (R-Ohio)
    Fitzpatrick, (R-Pa.)Olson, (R-Texas)
  • Feb. 21, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Huizenga, (R-Mich.)Poe, (R-Texas)Young, David (R-Iowa)
    Newhouse, (R-Wash.)Stefanik, (R-N.Y.)
  • Feb. 16, 2017 — Original cosponsor(s): 42

    Abraham, (R-La.)Guthrie, (R-Ky.)Reichert, (R-Wash.)
    Allen, (R-Ga.)Harper, (R-Miss.)Roskam, (R-Ill.)
    Bilirakis, G. (R-Fla.)Herrera Beutler, (R-Wash.)Royce, (R-Calif.)
    Bishop, M. (R-Mich.)Jenkins, L. (R-Kan.)Shuster, Bill (R-Pa.)
    Brooks, S. (R-Ind.)Kelly, (R-Pa.)Simpson, M. (R-Idaho)
    Bucshon, (R-Ind.)Kinzinger, (R-Ill.)Smucker, (R-Pa.)
    Collins, C. (R-N.Y.)Knight, (R-Calif.)Stivers, (R-Ohio)
    Costello, (R-Pa.)Lance, (R-N.J.)Tiberi, (R-Ohio)
    Cramer, (R-N.D.)Latta, (R-Ohio)Tipton, (R-Colo.)
    Davis, R. (R-Ill.)McKinley, (R-W.Va.)Upton, (R-Mich.)
    Denham, (R-Calif.)McMorris Rodgers, (R-Wash.)Wagner, (R-Mo.)
    Donovan, (R-N.Y.)Mitchell, (R-Mich.)Walberg, (R-Mich.)
    Flores, (R-Texas)Murphy, T. (R-Pa.)Walters, (R-Calif.)
    Fortenberry, (R-Neb.)Poliquin, (R-Maine)Wilson, J. (R-S.C.)
  • Feb. 16, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: House Education and the Workforce, House Energy and Commerce, House Ways and Means.Congressional Record p. H1297-H1298