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H.R. 763 (113th): To repeal the annual fee on health insurance providers enacted by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

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Charles Boustany Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 15, 2013
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Feb 15, 2013
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


231 Cosponsors (222 Republicans, 9 Democrats)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Pittenger: Responsibly Defund Obamacare
    — Rep. Robert Pittenger [R-NC9, 2013-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 6, 2013

Congressman Luke Messer Urges Leadership to Repeal the Health Insurance Tax and Save Consumers from Increased Premiums
    — Rep. Luke Messer [R-IN6, 2013-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 6, 2013

Hatch, Matheson Highlight Consequences of Obamacare's Job Killing Health Insurance Tax
    — Sen. Orrin Hatch [R-UT, 1977-2018] on Jul 17, 2013

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Feb 15, 2013

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 763 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 763. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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