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H.R. 5447 (114th): Small Business Health Care Relief Act of 2016

To provide an exception from certain group health plan requirements for qualified small employer health reimbursement arrangements.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Charles Boustany Jr.

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

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Last Updated: Jun 23, 2016
Length: 18 pages
Introduced:

Jun 10, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 34: 21st Century Cures Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 13, 2016. (compare text)

History

Jun 10, 2016
 
Introduced

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Jun 15, 2016
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 21, 2016
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Jun 21, 2016
 
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means

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H.R. 5447 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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