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H.R. 2 (112th): Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act

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To repeal the job-killing health care law and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010.

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Sponsor and status

Eric Cantor

Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2011
Length: 4 pages
Jan 5, 2011
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 19, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.


182 Cosponsors (182 Republicans)

See Instead

S. 192 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Jan 27, 2011


Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Barack Obama [D, 2009-2017]: Repealing the Affordable Care Act (Jan 6, 2011)

What legislators are saying

Jenkins Votes to Repeal Job Killing Health Care Law
    — Rep. Lynn Jenkins [R-KS2, 2009-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 19, 2011

House Votes to Repeal Job-Killing Health Care Legislation
    — Rep. Michael Conaway [R-TX11, 2005-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 19, 2011

Rep. Earl Blumenauer Statement on House Vote to Repeal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
    — Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR3] on Jan 19, 2011

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Jan 5, 2011

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Jan 19, 2011
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.R. 2 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2. This is the one from the 112th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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