Congressional Health Care Reform Plans

In the Senate:

The Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee passed its legislation, the "Affordable Health Choices Act" on Wednesday, July 15. View the committee's press release and narrative. [Note this version is pre-markup]

The Senate Finance Committee passed its version of the legislation on Tuesday, October 13.

In the House:

Three House Committees: Energy & Commerce, Ways and Means, and Education & Labor, have merged their individual bills into this version, released October 29. The House is expected to begin debating the legislation the week of Nov. 2. View a summary of the House legislation, or side-by-side comparison of the original bill as introduced (H.R.3200) and the committees' merged version.