H.R. 5894 (112th): Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Education and Outreach Campaign Repeal Act of 2012

112th Congress, 2011–2013. Text as of Jun 05, 2012 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5894

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 5, 2012

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Appropriations, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned

A BILL

To repeal section 4004 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (authorizing an education and outreach campaign).

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Education and Outreach Campaign Repeal Act of 2012.

2.

Repeal of PPACA education and outreach campaign

(a)

Repeal

Section 4004 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (42 U.S.C. 300u–12; authorizing an education and outreach campaign regarding preventive benefits) is hereby repealed.

(b)

Rescission

The unobligated balance of any funds made available for the purpose of carrying out section 4004 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (42 U.S.C. 300u–12), as in effect on the day before the date of the enactment of this Act, is hereby rescinded.