H.R. 607: To delay until 2016 provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act scheduled to take effect in ...

...2014 or 2015 and to delay the application of sequestration until 2014.

113th Congress, 2013–2015. Text as of Feb 08, 2013 (Introduced).

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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 607

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 8, 2013

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Budget, and in addition to the Committees on Education and the Workforce, Ways and Means, the Judiciary, Natural Resources, Rules, Appropriations, House Administration, and Energy and Commerce, 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 delay until 2016 provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act scheduled to take effect in 2014 or 2015 and to delay the application of sequestration until 2014.

1.

Delay in certain PPACA provisions until 2016

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, any provision of (including any amendment made by) the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111–148) or of title I or subtitle B of title II of the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2011 (Public Law 111–152) that is otherwise scheduled to take effect in 2014 or 2015 shall not take effect until January 1, 2016.

2.

Elimination of fiscal year 2013 sequestrations

(a)

Elimination of automatic section 251A sequestration for fiscal year 2013

Section 251A of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 is amended as follows:

(1)
(A)

In paragraph (3), strike 2013 and insert 2014.

(B)

In paragraph (3), insert and at the end of subparagraph (C), strike ; and and insert a period at the end of subparagraph (D), and strike subparagraph (E).

(2)

In paragraph (4), strike On March 1, 2013, for fiscal year 2013, and in and insert In.

(3)

In paragraph (5), strike 2013 and insert 2014.

(4)

In paragraph (6), strike 2013 and insert 2014.

(5)

In paragraph (7), strike subparagraph (A), strike (B) Fiscal years 2014-2021. , move the remaining text 2 ems to the left, strike (i) and insert (A) , and strike (ii) and insert (B) .

(b)

Elimination of sequestration under section 251 for fiscal year 2013

Notwithstanding section 254(f)(5) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, the President shall not issue an order under such section to carry out any sequestration that the Director of the Office of Management and Budget estimates is required for fiscal year 2013.