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H.R. 6079 (112th): Repeal of Obamacare Act

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To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act 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: Jul 16, 2012
Length: 8 pages
Introduced
Jul 9, 2012
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 11, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.

Source

Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Barack Obama [D, 2009-2017]: Repealing the Affordable Care Act (Jul 9, 2012)

What legislators are saying

Roe Statement on Repeal of Obamacare Act
    — Rep. David “Phil” Roe [R-TN1, 2009-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 11, 2012

Olson again votes to repeal obamacare law
    — Rep. Pete Olson [R-TX22, 2009-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 11, 2012

Congresswoman Waters Opposes Republicans 31st Vote to Repeal the Affordable Care Act
    — Rep. Maxine Waters [D-CA43] on Jul 11, 2012

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History

Jul 9, 2012
 
Introduced

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Jul 11, 2012
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.R. 6079 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6079. 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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