H. R. 285
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
January 4, 2017
Mr. Turner (for himself, Mr. Farenthold, Mr. Duncan of South Carolina, Mr. DesJarlais, Mr. McClintock, Mr. Mullin, Mr. Roe of Tennessee, and Mr. Rogers of Alabama) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the individual and employer health insurance mandates.
This Act may be cited as the
Healthcare Tax Relief and Mandate Repeal Act.
Repeal of individual health insurance mandate
Section 5000A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is amended by adding at the end the following new subsection:
This section shall not apply with respect to any month beginning after December 31, 2013.
Repeal of employer health insurance mandate
Chapter 43 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is amended by striking section 4980H.
Repeal of related reporting requirements
Subpart D of part III of subchapter A of chapter 61 of such Code is amended by striking section 6056.
Section 6724(d)(1)(B) of such Code is amended by inserting
or at the end of clause (xxiii), by striking
or at the end of clause (xxiv), and by striking clause (xxv).
Section 6724(d)(2) of such Code is amended by inserting
or at the end of subparagraph (GG) and by striking subparagraph (HH).
The table of sections for chapter 43 of such Code is amended by striking the item relating to section 4980H.
The table of sections for subpart D of part III of subchapter A of chapter 61 of such Code is amended by striking the item relating to section 6056.
Section 1513 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is amended by striking subsection (c).
Except as otherwise provided in this subsection, the amendments made by this section shall apply to months and other periods beginning after December 31, 2013.
Repeal of study and report
The amendment made by subsection (c)(5) shall take effect on the date of the enactment of this Act.