H.J.Res. 63 (113th): Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Office of Personnel Management relating to the treatment of Members of Congress and congressional staff under section 1312 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.


Sep 16, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 16, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael McCaul

Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 16, 2013
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Summary (CRS)

9/16/2013--Introduced.Disapproves the rule submitted by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) relating to the treatment, for purposes of qualifying for certain Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (FEHBP) benefits, of Members ... Read more >

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Sep 16, 2013

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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 63”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.


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