H. R. 2775
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
To condition the provision of premium and cost-sharing subsidies under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act upon a certification that a program to verify household income and other qualifications for such subsidies is operational, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
No Subsidies Without Verification Act
Conditioning provision of ACA premium and cost-sharing subsidies upon certification that a program to verify household income and other qualifications for those subsidies is operational
Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no premium tax credits shall be allowed under section 36B of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and no reductions in cost-sharing shall be allowed under section 1402 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ( 42 U.S.C. 18071 ) before the date that the Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services certifies to the Congress that there is in place a program that successfully and consistently verifies, consistent with section 1411 of such Act ( 42 U.S.C. 18081 ), the household income and coverage requirements of individuals applying for such credits and cost-sharing reductions prior to making the benefits available.
Passed the House of Representatives September 12, 2013.
Karen L. Haas,