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S. 623 - Pre-Existing Condition Patient Protection Act of 2009

health, pre-existing conditions, insurance, patient protection, disability - Health. 111th Congress (2009-2010) View bill details
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A bill to amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, title XXVII of the Public Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit preexisting condition exclusions in group health plans and in health insurance coverage in the group and individual markets. (by CRS) 
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The bill has been introduced. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Pre-Existing Condition Patient Protection Act of 2009

S. 623 — 111th Congress (2009–2010)

Keywords
health, pre-existing conditions, insurance, patient protection, disability
Summary
A bill to amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, title XXVII of the Public Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit preexisting condition exclusions in group health plans and in health insurance coverage in the group and individual markets. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, title XXVII of the Public Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit preexisting condition exclusions in group health plans and in health insurance coverage in the group and individual markets.
Other Titles
  • Pre-existing Condition Patient Protection Act of 2009
Sponsor
John Rockefeller
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Health
  • Disability and health-based discrimination
  • Employee benefits and pensions
  • Health care costs and insurance
  • Health care coverage and access
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced3/17/2009
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/17/2009
3/17/2009Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S3183)
3/17/2009Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$1,744,493
$1,665,806
$3,410,299
$0
9 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Pre-Existing Condition Patient Protection Act of 2009

9 organizations supported this bill

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Lucia DiVenere (2009, May 15). Exclusive: Rep. Joseph Courtney Fights for Women In Insurance Reform. Retrieved March 8, 2010, from American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
Disability Rights Legal Center
Paula Pearlman and Joanna Morales (2009, June 22). RE: S 623 - Support. Retrieved March 8, 2010, from Disability Rights Legal Center.
Hemophilia Federation of America
Hemophilia Federation of America (n.d.). Share Your Voice. Retrieved March 3, 2010, from Hemophilia Federation of America.
Lung Cancer Alliance
Lung Cancer Alliance (2009, March 20). LCA Endorses Legislation to Ensure Access to Health Insurance For Those with Pre-Existing Conditions . Retrieved March 3, 2010, from Lung Cancer Alliance.
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
National Coaliton for Cancer Survivorship (n.d.). End Insurance Discrimination for Cancer Survivors!. Retrieved March 8, 2010, from National Coaliton for Cancer Survivorship.
National Kidney Foundation
National Kidney Foundation (n.d.). Living Donor Insurance Protection. Retrieved March 3, 2010, from National Kidney Foundation.
National Patient Advocate Foundation
National Patient Advocate Foundation (n.d.). Pre-Existing Condition Initiative. Retrieved March 3, 2010, from National Patient Advocate Foundation.
Patient Congress
Patient Congress (2009, May 1). Comprehensive National Health Care Reform Needed in 2009 Patient Congress Issue Brief - May 2009. Retrieved March 3, 2010, from Patient Congress.
The Brain Tumor Awareness Organization
National Patient Advocate Foundation (n.d.). Legislation to Eliminate Preexisting Condition Exclusions Introduced in Congress . Retrieved March 8, 2010, from National Patient Advocate Foundation.

0 organizations opposed this bill

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 111th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2005 – December 31, 2010.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$10,000$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$75,111$0
John BarrassoRWY$2,500$0
Max BaucusDMT$189,068$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$15,250$0
Mark BegichDAK$2,250$0
Michael BennetDCO$35,144$0
Bob BennettRUT$20,400$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$18,700$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$1,300$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$27,150$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$56,950$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$1,000$0
Jim BunningRKY$7,250$0
Richard BurrRNC$36,150$0
Roland BurrisDIL$0$0
Robert ByrdDWV$17,200$0
Maria CantwellDWA$19,250$0
Ben CardinDMD$37,750$0
Tom CarperDDE$9,700$0
Bob CaseyDPA$38,200$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$70,400$0
Tom CoburnROK$5,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$2,300$0
Susan CollinsRME$22,417$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$24,750$0
Bob CorkerRTN$162,960$0
John CornynRTX$80,450$0
Mike CrapoRID$15,000$0
Jim DeMintRSC$25,650$0
Chris DoddDCT$23,570$0
Byron DorganDND$15,350$0
Dick DurbinDIL$56,300$0
John EnsignRNV$8,000$0
Mike EnziRWY$5,000$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$38,814$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$12,100$0
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$20,100$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$40,555$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$60,550$0
Judd GreggRNH$500$0
Kay HaganDNC$15,050$0
Tom HarkinDIA$60,150$0
Orrin HatchRUT$62,401$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$20,800$0
Jim InhofeROK$9,900$0
Dan InouyeDHI$30,400$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$35,450$0
Mike JohannsRNE$16,350$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$9,400$0
Ted KaufmanDDE$0$0
Ted KennedyDMA$37,067$0
John KerryDMA$38,000$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$50,200$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$77,550$0
Mary LandrieuDLA$76,528$0
Frank LautenbergDNJ$6,050$0
Patrick LeahyDVT$14,225$0
Carl LevinDMI$24,342$0
Joe LiebermanICT$72,300$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$118,282$0
Dick LugarRIN$8,250$0
Mel MartinezRFL$10,550$0
John McCainRAZ$34,050$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$98,100$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$65,250$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$69,600$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$7,000$0
Barbara MikulskiDMD$16,087$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$2,000$0
Patty MurrayDWA$63,984$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$29,350$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$74,050$0
Mark PryorDAR$9,850$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$3,800$0
Harry ReidDNV$157,900$0
Jim RischRID$2,250$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$10,050$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$38,100$0
Bernie SandersIVT$12,750$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$148,000$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$5,650$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$15,154$0
Richard ShelbyRAL$14,450$0
Olympia SnoweRME$42,300$0
Arlen SpecterDPA$73,450$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$102,925$0
Jon TesterDMT$1,950$0
John ThuneRSD$17,190$0
Mark UdallDCO$8,550$0
Tom UdallDNM$8,350$0
David VitterRLA$18,675$0
George VoinovichROH$10,300$0
Mark WarnerDVA$37,050$0
Jim WebbDVA$3,200$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$9,600$0
Roger WickerRMS$17,550$0
Ron WydenDOR$77,950$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$10,000$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$75,111$0
John BarrassoRWY$2,500$0
Max BaucusDMT$189,068$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$15,250$0
Mark BegichDAK$2,250$0
Michael BennetDCO$35,144$0
Bob BennettRUT$20,400$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$18,700$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$1,300$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$27,150$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$56,950$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$1,000$0
Jim BunningRKY$7,250$0
Richard BurrRNC$36,150$0
Roland BurrisDIL$0$0
Robert ByrdDWV$17,200$0
Maria CantwellDWA$19,250$0
Ben CardinDMD$37,750$0
Tom CarperDDE$9,700$0
Bob CaseyDPA$38,200$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$70,400$0
Tom CoburnROK$5,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$2,300$0
Susan CollinsRME$22,417$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$24,750$0
Bob CorkerRTN$162,960$0
John CornynRTX$80,450$0
Mike CrapoRID$15,000$0
Jim DeMintRSC$25,650$0
Chris DoddDCT$23,570$0
Byron DorganDND$15,350$0
Dick DurbinDIL$56,300$0
John EnsignRNV$8,000$0
Mike EnziRWY$5,000$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$38,814$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$12,100$0
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$20,100$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$40,555$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$60,550$0
Judd GreggRNH$500$0
Kay HaganDNC$15,050$0
Tom HarkinDIA$60,150$0
Orrin HatchRUT$62,401$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$20,800$0
Jim InhofeROK$9,900$0
Dan InouyeDHI$30,400$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$35,450$0
Mike JohannsRNE$16,350$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$9,400$0
Ted KaufmanDDE$0$0
Ted KennedyDMA$37,067$0
John KerryDMA$38,000$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$50,200$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$77,550$0
Mary LandrieuDLA$76,528$0
Frank LautenbergDNJ$6,050$0
Patrick LeahyDVT$14,225$0
Carl LevinDMI$24,342$0
Joe LiebermanICT$72,300$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$118,282$0
Dick LugarRIN$8,250$0
Mel MartinezRFL$10,550$0
John McCainRAZ$34,050$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$98,100$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$65,250$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$69,600$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$7,000$0
Barbara MikulskiDMD$16,087$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$2,000$0
Patty MurrayDWA$63,984$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$29,350$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$74,050$0
Mark PryorDAR$9,850$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$3,800$0
Harry ReidDNV$157,900$0
Jim RischRID$2,250$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$10,050$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$38,100$0
Bernie SandersIVT$12,750$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$148,000$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$5,650$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$15,154$0
Richard ShelbyRAL$14,450$0
Olympia SnoweRME$42,300$0
Arlen SpecterDPA$73,450$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$102,925$0
Jon TesterDMT$1,950$0
John ThuneRSD$17,190$0
Mark UdallDCO$8,550$0
Tom UdallDNM$8,350$0
David VitterRLA$18,675$0
George VoinovichROH$10,300$0
Mark WarnerDVA$37,050$0
Jim WebbDVA$3,200$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$9,600$0
Roger WickerRMS$17,550$0
Ron WydenDOR$77,950$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Health, Education & Human Resources$1,744,493
Health care services$1,665,806

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
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