About the bill
The American Health Care Act of 2017 (AHCA) was a leading proposal in the first half of 2017 by House Republicans to "repeal and replace" the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare, but we'll abbreviate it ACA) and "defund" Planned Parenthood. It was also the vehicle for passage of the Senate Republicans' leading proposals.
The bill was brought to the House and Senate floors under the rules of the budget reconciliation process, by which one bill each year is immune to a Senate filibuster so long as it meets certain ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 8, 2017
Length: 132 pages
H.R. 1628 is 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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Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 1628 — 115th Congress: American Health Care Act of 2017. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr1628
“H.R. 1628 — 115th Congress: American Health Care Act of 2017.” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. November 20, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr1628>
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