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Final health reform bill to return to House
Modern Healthcare

Despite optimism among Democratic leaders, the final piece of the newly signed health reform law will have to return to the House for one last vote after the Senate parliamentarian early Thursday morning ruled a small section of it out of order. Two provisions under the bill’s student lending section—about 16 lines in total—were ruled in violation of the strict directions that govern the reconciliation process, according to Politico.