Summary: H.R.1692 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1692. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (03/12/2019)

Equal Access to Abortion Coverage in Health Insurance (EACH Woman) Act of 2019

This bill requires coverage for abortion care through public health insurance programs, including Medicaid, Medicare, and the Children’s Health Insurance Program, as well as insurance plans for federal employees. Further, abortion care must be available at federal, and federally supported, health care facilities to individuals eligible for services at such facilities.

Additionally, the bill prohibits federal, state, or local governments from restricting coverage for abortion care available through private health insurance plans.