H.R.6514: Worker Health Coverage Protection Act

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about health
  • Introduced April 14, 2020
  • Latest Major Action April 14, 2020

Bill Cosponsors

75 (All Democrats)

Bill Version

Bill Summary

Worker Health Coverage Protection Act This bill provides health insurance premium assistance for individuals who become unemployed or are furloughed during or shortly after the coronavirus (i.e., the virus that causes COVID-19) public health emergency. Specifically, the bill treats premiums as paid for up to 15 months for individuals who (1) are terminated from employment and elect to continue insurance coverage through the COBRA (Consolidated...

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There is one statement associated with H.R.6514.

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 14, 2020
Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, 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.
April 14, 2020
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
April 14, 2020

Introduced in the House by Robert C. Scott (D-Va.)

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