H.R.676: Expanded & Improved Medicare For All Act

Author's Summary:  "This bill establishes the Medicare for All Program to provide all individuals residing in the United States and U.S. territories with free health care that includes all medically necessary care, such as primary care and prevention, dietary and nutritional therapies, prescription drugs, emergency care, long-term care, mental health services, dental services, and vision care."

IB Summary:  This is the House version of the widely covered Senator Bernie Sanders (Ind - VT) Medicare For All bill that was introduced by him on 9/13/2017. The House version of the bill already has at least 117 co-sponsors.

Status: Introduced on 02/10/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs.

Links: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/676?q=%7B%22search%22%3A%5B%22medicare+for+all%22%5D%7D&r=1