Summary: H.R.6265 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (09/28/2016)

Medigap Consumer Protection Act of 2016

This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to: (1) expand guaranteed issue rights with respect to Medigap policies (Medicare supplemental health insurance policies), (2) eliminate certain limitations on Medigap policies for newly eligible Medicare beneficiaries, and (3) modify other provisions related to Medigap policies. ("Guaranteed issue" rights require that a policy be offered to any eligible applicant without regard to health status.)