H.R. 5447: Small Business Health Care Relief Act of 2016

Introduced:

Jun 10, 2016

Status:

Passed House on Jun 21, 2016

This bill passed in the House on June 21, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Charles Boustany Jr.

Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 23, 2016
Length: 18 pages

Prognosis:

39% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

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

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History

Jun 10, 2016
 
Introduced

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Jun 15, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

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Jun 21, 2016
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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