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H.R. 4616 (115th): Employer Relief Act of 2018

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To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to provide for a temporary moratorium on the employer mandate and to provide for a delay in the implementation of the excise tax on high cost employer-sponsored health coverage.

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Sponsor and status

Devin Nunes

Sponsor. Representative for California's 22nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Aug 28, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Dec 12, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 11, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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What legislators are saying

Rep. Kellys Bipartisan Leadership on Key Issues Highlighted by Magazine
    — Rep. Mike Kelly [R-PA16] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 20, 2018

Walorski Votes to Send Health Care Bills to House Floor
    — Rep. Jackie Walorski [R-IN2] on Jul 12, 2018

Walorski Introduces Bill to Provide Relief from Job-Killing Medical Device Tax
    — Rep. Jackie Walorski [R-IN2] on Dec 12, 2017

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 4616 will save $1.9 billion through 2028.

History

Dec 12, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jul 11, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Aug 28, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means

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H.R. 4616 (115th) was 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.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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