H.R. 30: Save American Workers Act of 2015

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Jan 8, 2015

This bill passed in the House on January 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Todd Young

Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 12, 2015
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

38% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 30-hour threshold for classification as a full-time employee for purposes of the employer mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and replace it with 40 hours.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Summary

The Save American Workers Act of 2015 would reduce the number of individuals that employers must provide health insurance to under the Affordable Care Act (ACA, aka Obamacare) by changing the ACA’s definition of full time employment from 30 hours per week to 40 hours per week. This is the second time Rep. Todd Young (R-IN9) introduced a version ...

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History

Jan 6, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 8, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

This page is about 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.

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