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S. 1724 (113th): Union Tax Fairness Act of 2013

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A bill to provide that the reinsurance fee for the transitional reinsurance program under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act be applied equally to all health insurance issuers and group health plans.

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Sponsor and status

John Thune

Sponsor. Senator for South Dakota. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 19, 2013
Length: 2 pages
Nov 19, 2013
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 19, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Thune Blasts Administration’s Proposed Rule to Exempt Unions From ObamaCare Reinsurance Tax
    — Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Nov 25, 2013

Hatch, Thune, Alexander Introduce Bill To Prevent Special Union Exemption From Obamacare Reinsurance Tax
    — Sen. Orrin Hatch [R-UT, 1977-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 19, 2013

GOP Senators Introduce Bill to Prevent Special Union Exemption From ObamaCare Reinsurance Tax
    — Sen. Lamar Alexander [R-TN] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 19, 2013

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Nov 19, 2013

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

S. 1724 (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 S. 1724. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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