H.R.898: Care for COVID–19 Act of 2021

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about health
  • Introduced Feb. 5, 2021
  • Latest Major Action Feb. 8, 2021

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Bill Summary

Care for COVID-19 Act of 2021 This bill requires private health insurance plans to cover, without any cost-sharing requirement, medically necessary services for individuals who have been diagnosed with, or are presumed to have, COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Department of Labor, and the Department of the Treasury must, not later than one week after this bill is enacted,...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 8, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Feb. 5, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Feb. 5, 2021
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Education and Labor, 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.
Feb. 5, 2021

Introduced in the House by Raul Ruiz (D-Calif.)

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