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H.R. 1190: Protecting Seniors’ Access to Medicare Act of 2015

This was a vote to pass H.R. 1190 (114th) in the House.

The Protecting Seniors’ Access to Medicare Act of 2015 would repeal the sections of the Affordable Care Act (otherwise known as Obamacare) that established the Independent Payment Advisory Board, or IPAB. The IPAB is a board of 15 members who can reduce Medicare spending if spending grows too fast. The bill has received support from 215 Republican and 20 Democratic cosponsors. Its sponsor, Rep. Phil Roe (R-TN1) issued a press release on June 16. The bill passed the House with a vote of 244–154 on party lines. No Republicans voted in opposition.

Totals

All Votes R D
Yea 56%
 
 
244
233
 
11
 
Nay 36%
 
 
154
0
 
154
 
Not Voting 8%
 
 
35
12
 
23
 

Date: Jun 23, 2015

Question: On Passage of the Bill in the House

Required: Simple Majority

Result: Passed

Source: house.gov

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Statistically Notable Votes

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