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

Introduced:
May 05, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Charles Boustany Jr.
Representative for Louisiana's 7th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
May 05, 2011
Length
3 pages
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Status

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

Progress
Introduced May 05, 2011
Referred to Committee May 05, 2011
 
Full Title

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

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Cosponsors
213 cosponsors (210R, 3D) (show)
Committees

House Ways and Means

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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 50 or more full-time employees to provide health insurance coverage for their employees.

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