US HB499 | 2017-2018 | 115th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-01-31 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


No Exemption for Washington from Obamacare Act This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to extend the requirement for participation in a health insurance exchange to the President, Vice President, executive branch political appointees, and employees of congressional committees and leadership offices of Congress. Currently, this requirement applies to Members of Congress and their staff. The government is prohibited from contributing to or subsidizing the health insurance coverage of officials and employees subject to this requirement.

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No Exemption for Washington from Obamacare Act



2017-01-31HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Health.
2017-01-12HouseReferred to House Energy and Commerce
2017-01-12HouseReferred to House Ways and Means
2017-01-12HouseReferred to House Administration
2017-01-12HouseReferred to House Oversight and Government Reform
2017-01-12HouseReferred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and in addition to the Committees on House Administration, Ways and Means, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2017-01-12HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

HB537 (Related) 2017-01-25 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.


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