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

The text of the bill below is as of Aug 28, 2018 (Reported by House Committee).


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Union Calendar No. 702

115th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4616

[Report No. 115–906]

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

December 12, 2017

(for himself and Mr. Kelly of Pennsylvania) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means

August 28, 2018

Additional sponsors: Mr. Messer, Mr. Meadows, and Mr. Smith of Nebraska

August 28, 2018

Reported with an amendment, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed

Strike out all after the enacting clause and insert the part printed in italic

For text of introduced bill, see copy of bill as introduced on December 12, 2017


A BILL

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.


1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Employer Relief Act of 2018.

2.

Moratorium on employer mandate

Section 4980H of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is amended by adding at the end the following new subsection:

(e)

Suspension

This section shall not apply to any month beginning after December 31, 2014, and before January 1, 2019.

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3.

Delay in implementation of excise tax on high cost employer-sponsored health coverage

Section 9001(c) of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is amended by striking December 31, 2021 and inserting December 31, 2022.

August 28, 2018

Reported with an amendment, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed