Representative McEachin Introduces Bill on Health Insurance Cost Sharing Requirements


WASHINGTON, November 3 – Rep. Donald A. McEachin, D-Virginia., introduced legislation (HR 5801) to “amend Title XXVII of the Public Health Services Act to apply additional payments, discounts and other financial aids to the cost-sharing requirements of health plans. Health Insurance “.

The bill was tabled on November, 1st and has eight co-sponsors. Co-sponsors include representatives. Rodney davis, R-I go., Bobby L. Rush, D-I go., Brian fitzpatrick, R-Pennsylvania., Yvette clarke, D-new York, Bonnie watson coleman, D-New Jersey, Marc Veasey, D-Texas, Friend Carter, R-Georgia., and Barbara lee, D-California.

The legislation was sent back to Chamber Energy and Commerce Committee.

For more information, Rep. Donald A. McEachin, 314 Cannon House Office Building, Washington DC 20515; 202 / 225-6365; or in district offices in 110 N. Robinson Street, Ste. 401, Richmond, Virginia 23220; 804 / 486-1840; 131 N. Saratoga Street, Ste. B, Suffolk, Virginia 23434; 757 / 942-6050.

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