S. 1272 (113th): Exchange Sunset Act of 2013


Jul 10, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 10, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Pat Roberts

Senator from Kansas



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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide that certain requirements of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act do not apply if the American Health Benefit Exchanges are not operating on October 1, 2013.

Summary (CRS)

7/10/2013--Introduced.Exchange Sunset Act of 2013 - Amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to make inapplicable provisions concerning Health Benefit Exchanges if one or more Exchanges fail to accept ... Read more >

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Jul 10, 2013

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1272”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (8R) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 2938 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 2013

S. 1154 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 12, 2013

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