H.R. 1744 (112th): American Job Protection Act


May 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles Boustany Jr.

Representative for Louisiana's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 5, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the employer health insurance mandate.

Summary (CRS)

5/5/2011--Introduced.American Job Protection Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal provisions added by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act requiring certain employers who have a workforce of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 5, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1744”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


213 cosponsors (210R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 903 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 28, 2013

H.R. 6048 (Related)
Healthcare Tax Relief and Mandate Repeal Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 28, 2012

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