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Which Option Will House Democrats Use to Pass Health Reform Bill?
Health Leaders Media

The new phrase being heard in the House this week is “deem and pass”—a process that would let the Senate healthcare reform bill go through the House—without members actually voting on the measure itself.

The “deem and pass” process instead would let the House vote on a package of changes to the Senate bill, which would approve the provisions in the bill without officially passing the bill.