ANTITRUST POLICY

Bills and resolutions

FTC: exercise authority relative to mergers under certain antitrust legislation and only in the same procedural manner as the Dept. of Justice exercises such authority (see H.R. 659), H683 [24JA]

Insurance: prohibit anti-competitive activities and provide that health insurance issuers and medical malpractice insurance issuers are subject to U.S. antitrust laws (see H.R. 143), H41 [3JA]

___restore application of Federal antitrust laws to the business of health insurance to protect competition and consumers (see H.R. 372), H234 [9JA] (see H.R. 617), H681 [24JA]

Remarks in House

Insurance: prohibit anti-competitive activities and provide that health insurance issuers and medical malpractice insurance issuers are subject to U.S. antitrust laws (H.R. 143), E10 [3JA]

___restore application of Federal antitrust laws to the business of health insurance to protect competition and consumers (H.R. 617), H616 [24JA]