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H.R.5998 Protecting Children's Health Coverage Act of 2008, 110th Congress

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  • Latest Action: May 12, 2008 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Health

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    • H.R.5998: To repeal the enhanced compensation structure reporting ... - July 29, 2010 by opencongress.org - Or, if you know of a news article about this bill to display here, email us the web address of this page and the web address of your suggested news article: Our editorial team will post relevant links as quickly as possible. Thanks for helping to build pub

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      As noted by opencongress.org on July 29, 2010, "Or, if you know of a news article about this bill to display here, email us the web address of this page and the web address of your suggested news article: Our editorial team will post relevant links as quickly as possible. Thanks for helping to build pub" (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/111-h5998/show)
    • Covering Uninsured Children - More on SCHIP - May 24, 2008 by unbossed.com - A follow-up hearing was held May 15 in support of HR 5998, Protecting Children’s Health Coverage Act of 2008. This bill would keep the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services from applying the August 17 directive to state plans. ...

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      As noted by unbossed.com on May 24, 2008, "A follow-up hearing was held May 15 in support of HR 5998, Protecting Children’s Health Coverage Act of 2008. This bill would keep the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services from applying the August 17 directive to state plans. ..." (http://www.unbossed.com/index.php?itemid=2117)
    • HR5998 Protecting Children's Health Coverage Act of 2008 - May 20, 2008 by Open Congress : Top 20 Bills Most Written... - To nullify any effectiveness of the August 17, 2007, State health official letter issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

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      As noted by Open Congress : Top 20 Bills Most Written... on May 20, 2008, "To nullify any effectiveness of the August 17, 2007, State health official letter issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services." (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/110-h5998/show)

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    • GAO, Congressional Research Service Say Bush Administration ... - May 18, 2008 by Medical News Today (press release), UK - J.) is sponsoring legislation (HR 5998) that would reverse the directive. He said, "The Aug. 17 directive would impose strict new requirements on states and ...

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      As noted by Medical News Today (press release), UK on May 18, 2008, "J.) is sponsoring legislation (HR 5998) that would reverse the directive. He said, "The Aug. 17 directive would impose strict new requirements on states and ..." (http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/107854.php)
    • GAO, Congressional Research Service Say Bush Administration ... - May 15, 2008 by Kaiser network.org, DC - J.) is sponsoring legislation (HR 5998) that would reverse the directive. He said, "The Aug. 17 directive would impose strict new requirements on states and ...

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      As noted by Kaiser network.org, DC on May 15, 2008, "J.) is sponsoring legislation (HR 5998) that would reverse the directive. He said, "The Aug. 17 directive would impose strict new requirements on states and ..." (http://www.kaisernetwork.org/daily_reports/rep_index.cfm?DR_ID=52190)
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