H.R. 1213 (112th): To repeal mandatory funding provided to States in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to establish American Health Benefit Exchanges.

Introduced:
Mar 29, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Passed House)
Sponsor
Fred Upton
Representative for Michigan's 6th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
May 05, 2011
Length
4 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 3, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.

Progress
Introduced Mar 29, 2011
Referred to Committee Mar 29, 2011
Reported by Committee Apr 27, 2011
Passed House May 03, 2011
 
Summary

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Votes
May 03, 2011 5:31 p.m.
Failed 177/239
May 03, 2011 5:38 p.m.
Failed 178/242
May 03, 2011 5:46 p.m.
Failed 180/242
May 03, 2011 6:22 p.m.
Passed 238/183

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

Health

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5/3/2011--Passed House without amendment.
Amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal provisions appropriating funds to the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to award grants to states for activities (including planning activities) related to establishing an American Health Benefit Exchange (a state health insurance exchange). Rescinds any unobligated funds made available under such provisions.

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