H.R.500: Medicare You Can Buy Into Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about health
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Sponsor Alan Grayson, D-Fla.
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Democrats)
Introduced Feb. 5, 2013
Latest Major Action Feb. 14, 2013
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Bill Summary

Public Option Act or Medicare You Can Buy Into Act - Amends part A of title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to authorize an option for any citizen or permanent resident of the United States to buy into Medicare.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 14, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Feb. 5, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.