H.R. 596: To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Jan 28, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Feb 3, 2015

This bill passed in the House on February 3, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Bradley Byrne

Representative for Alabama's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 5, 2015
Length: 6 pages

Prognosis:

67% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

H.R. 596 would repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the 2010 law that implemented President Obama’s healthcare reforms. The bill would direct the committees of the House of Representatives to begin the process of proposing alternative reforms. The House passed the bill on February 3, 2014, sending it to the Senate. There have been many previous bills that ...

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History

Jan 28, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 3, 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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