Rep. Riggleman Introduces Bill to Ensure Coverage for Individuals With Preexisting Conditions
Targeted News Service
WASHINGTON, Aug. 7 -- Rep. Denver Riggleman, R-Va., has introduced legislation (H.R. 4159) to amend the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act to ensure coverage for individuals with preexisting conditions.
The bill was introduced on Aug. 2 and was co-sponsored by Reps. Ann Wagner, R-Mo., Bill Huizenga, R-Mich., Dan Newhouse, R-Wash., and Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Wash. It was jointly referred to the House Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means and Education and Labor committees.
For more information, Rep. Denver Riggleman, 1022 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, DC 20515; 202/225-4711; or in the district offices at 686 Berkmar Circle, Charlottesville, VA 22901; 308 Craghead St., Ste. 102-D, Danville, VA 24541.