New Cosponsor — Oct 23, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Joe Wilson [R-SC2]
The bill now has 28 cosponsors (28 Republicans).
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Jul 31, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on July 31, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2013
Length: 2 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide veterans with a 1-year exemption from the requirement to maintain minimum essential coverage under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2876”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2876 — 113th Congress: Fairness for America’s Heroes Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2876
“H.R. 2876 — 113th Congress: Fairness for America’s Heroes Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2876>
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