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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Repeal of Obamacare Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010.


Actions Overview (2)

Date
07/11/2012Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 244 - 185 (Roll no. 460).
07/09/2012Introduced in House

All Actions (31)

Date Chamber
07/16/2012SenateRead the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 451.
07/12/2012SenateReceived in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
07/11/2012-3:54pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
07/11/2012-3:54pmHouseOn passage Passed by recorded vote: 244 - 185 (Roll no. 460).
07/11/2012-3:46pmHouseOn motion to recommit with instructions Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 180 - 248 (Roll no. 459). (consideration: CR H4808)
07/11/2012-3:14pmHouseThe previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection. (consideration: CR H4807)
07/11/2012-3:02pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Andrews motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to add a provision to the end of the bill, which states that any Member who votes for Repeal of the Affordable Care Act will be ineligible to participate in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program, effective beginning the first month following enactment of the Act.
07/11/2012-3:01pmHouseMr. Andrews moved to recommit with instructions to Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means, and Education and the Workforce. (consideration: CR H4806-4808; text: CR H4806)
07/11/2012-3:01pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H4806-4808)
07/11/2012-2:19pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to clause 1(c) of Rule 19, the Speaker postponed further proceedings on H.R. 6079.
07/11/2012-2:18pmHouseThe previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule. (consideration: CR H4806)
07/11/2012-1:27pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 724, the House proceeded with the remaining 30 minutes of debate controlled by the Majority Leader and the Minority Leader on H.R. 6079.
07/11/2012-1:27pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H4796-4806)
07/10/2012-8:53pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to clause 1(c) of Rule 19, the Speaker postponed further proceedings on H.R. 6079.
07/10/2012-4:32pmHouseDEBATE - The House continued debate on H.R. 6079.
07/10/2012-2:56pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with five hours of debate on H.R. 6079.
07/10/2012-2:56pmHouseRule provides for consideration of H.R. 6079 with 5 hours of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. Bill is closed to amendments.
07/10/2012-2:56pmHouseConsidered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 724. (consideration: CR H4725-4766; text of measure as introduced: CR H4725)
07/10/2012-2:47pmHouseRule H. Res. 724 passed House.
07/09/2012HouseReferred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, Natural Resources, the Judiciary, House Administration, Rules, Appropriations, and the Budget, 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.
07/09/2012HouseReferred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, Natural Resources, the Judiciary, House Administration, Rules, Appropriations, and the Budget, 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.
07/09/2012HouseReferred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, Natural Resources, the Judiciary, House Administration, Rules, Appropriations, and the Budget, 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.
07/09/2012HouseReferred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, Natural Resources, the Judiciary, House Administration, Rules, Appropriations, and the Budget, 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.
07/09/2012HouseReferred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, Natural Resources, the Judiciary, House Administration, Rules, Appropriations, and the Budget, 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.
07/09/2012HouseReferred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, Natural Resources, the Judiciary, House Administration, Rules, Appropriations, and the Budget, 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.
07/09/2012HouseReferred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, Natural Resources, the Judiciary, House Administration, Rules, Appropriations, and the Budget, 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.
07/09/2012HouseReferred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, Natural Resources, the Judiciary, House Administration, Rules, Appropriations, and the Budget, 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.
07/09/2012HouseReferred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, Natural Resources, the Judiciary, House Administration, Rules, Appropriations, and the Budget, 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.
07/09/2012-8:14pmHouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 724 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 6079 with 5 hours of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. Bill is closed to amendments.
07/09/2012HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
07/09/2012HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (162)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Camp, Dave [R-MI-4]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Kline, John [R-MN-2]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Upton, Fred [R-MI-6]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Smith, Lamar [R-TX-21]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Ryan, Paul [R-WI-1]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Graves, Sam [R-MO-6]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Herger, Wally [R-CA-2]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Pitts, Joseph R. [R-PA-16]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Roe, David P. [R-TN-1]* 07/09/2012
Rep. McCarthy, Kevin [R-CA-22]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Roskam, Peter J. [R-IL-6]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Hensarling, Jeb [R-TX-5]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Sessions, Pete [R-TX-32]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Price, Tom [R-GA-6]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Rodgers, Cathy McMorris [R-WA-5]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Carter, John R. [R-TX-31]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Dreier, David [R-CA-26]* 07/09/2012
Rep. Brady, Kevin [R-TX-8] 07/10/2012
Rep. Neugebauer, Randy [R-TX-19] 07/10/2012
Rep. Hurt, Robert [R-VA-5] 07/10/2012
Rep. Guthrie, Brett [R-KY-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Nugent, Richard B. [R-FL-5] 07/10/2012
Rep. Rogers, Mike D. [R-AL-3] 07/10/2012
Rep. Thornberry, Mac [R-TX-13] 07/10/2012
Rep. Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN-7] 07/10/2012
Rep. Johnson, Bill [R-OH-6] 07/10/2012
Rep. Cassidy, Bill [R-LA-6] 07/10/2012
Rep. Lamborn, Doug [R-CO-5] 07/10/2012
Rep. Conaway, K. Michael [R-TX-11] 07/10/2012
Rep. Southerland, Steve II [R-FL-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Emerson, Jo Ann [R-MO-8] 07/10/2012
Rep. Guinta, Frank C. [R-NH-1] 07/10/2012
Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana [R-FL-18] 07/10/2012
Rep. Walden, Greg [R-OR-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Culberson, John Abney [R-TX-7] 07/10/2012
Rep. Landry, Jeffrey M. [R-LA-3] 07/10/2012
Rep. Gibbs, Bob [R-OH-18] 07/10/2012
Rep. Franks, Trent [R-AZ-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Whitfield, Ed [R-KY-1] 07/10/2012
Rep. Murphy, Tim [R-PA-18] 07/10/2012
Rep. Griffith, H. Morgan [R-VA-9] 07/10/2012
Rep. Shuster, Bill [R-PA-9] 07/10/2012
Rep. Gingrey, Phil [R-GA-11] 07/10/2012
Rep. Labrador, Raul R. [R-ID-1] 07/10/2012
Rep. Quayle, Benjamin [R-AZ-3] 07/10/2012
Rep. Griffin, Tim [R-AR-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Mack, Connie [R-FL-14] 07/10/2012
Rep. Palazzo, Steven M. [R-MS-4] 07/10/2012
Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-AZ-1] 07/10/2012
Rep. Gowdy, Trey [R-SC-4] 07/10/2012
Rep. Goodlatte, Bob [R-VA-6] 07/10/2012
Rep. Wilson, Joe [R-SC-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Miller, Candice S. [R-MI-10] 07/10/2012
Rep. Chaffetz, Jason [R-UT-3] 07/10/2012
Rep. Burton, Dan [R-IN-5] 07/10/2012
Rep. Ross, Dennis A. [R-FL-12] 07/10/2012
Rep. Buerkle, Ann Marie [R-NY-25] 07/10/2012
Rep. Black, Diane [R-TN-6] 07/10/2012
Rep. Lungren, Daniel E. [R-CA-3] 07/10/2012
Rep. Berg, Rick [R-ND-At Large] 07/10/2012
Rep. Luetkemeyer, Blaine [R-MO-9] 07/10/2012
Rep. Huizenga, Bill [R-MI-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1] 07/10/2012
Rep. Bucshon, Larry [R-IN-8] 07/10/2012
Rep. Walberg, Tim [R-MI-7] 07/10/2012
Rep. Womack, Steve [R-AR-3] 07/10/2012
Rep. Graves, Tom [R-GA-9] 07/10/2012
Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Boustany, Charles W., Jr. [R-LA-7] 07/10/2012
Rep. Lance, Leonard [R-NJ-7] 07/10/2012
Rep. Canseco, Francisco "Quico" [R-TX-23] 07/10/2012
Rep. Olson, Pete [R-TX-22] 07/10/2012
Rep. Austria, Steve [R-OH-7] 07/10/2012
Rep. Adams, Sandy [R-FL-24] 07/10/2012
Rep. Scott, Austin [R-GA-8] 07/10/2012
Rep. Paul, Ron [R-TX-14] 07/10/2012
Rep. Cole, Tom [R-OK-4] 07/10/2012
Rep. Simpson, Michael K. [R-ID-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Bishop, Rob [R-UT-1] 07/10/2012
Rep. Amash, Justin [R-MI-3] 07/10/2012
Rep. Pence, Mike [R-IN-6] 07/10/2012
Rep. Schmidt, Jean [R-OH-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Harper, Gregg [R-MS-3] 07/10/2012
Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15] 07/10/2012
Rep. Rogers, Harold [R-KY-5] 07/10/2012
Rep. Pompeo, Mike [R-KS-4] 07/10/2012
Rep. Mica, John L. [R-FL-7] 07/10/2012
Rep. Akin, W. Todd [R-MO-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Duncan, Jeff [R-SC-3] 07/10/2012
Rep. Grimm, Michael G. [R-NY-13] 07/10/2012
Rep. Capito, Shelley Moore [R-WV-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Jones, Walter B., Jr. [R-NC-3] 07/10/2012
Rep. Rooney, Thomas J. [R-FL-16] 07/10/2012
Rep. Hastings, Doc [R-WA-4] 07/10/2012
Rep. Johnson, Sam [R-TX-3] 07/10/2012
Rep. Farenthold, Blake [R-TX-27] 07/10/2012
Rep. Miller, Gary G. [R-CA-42] 07/10/2012
Rep. Bachmann, Michele [R-MN-6] 07/10/2012
Rep. Coble, Howard [R-NC-6] 07/10/2012
Rep. Pearce, Stevan [R-NM-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Yoder, Kevin [R-KS-3] 07/10/2012
Rep. Diaz-Balart, Mario [R-FL-21] 07/10/2012
Rep. Aderholt, Robert B. [R-AL-4] 07/10/2012
Rep. Rokita, Todd [R-IN-4] 07/10/2012
Rep. Coffman, Mike [R-CO-6] 07/10/2012
Rep. Jenkins, Lynn [R-KS-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Lankford, James [R-OK-5] 07/10/2012
Rep. Walsh, Joe [R-IL-8] 07/10/2012
Rep. Harris, Andy [R-MD-1] 07/10/2012
Rep. McCaul, Michael T. [R-TX-10] 07/10/2012
Rep. Long, Billy [R-MO-7] 07/10/2012
Rep. Huelskamp, Tim [R-KS-1] 07/10/2012
Rep. Nunnelee, Alan [R-MS-1] 07/10/2012
Rep. Flores, Bill [R-TX-17] 07/10/2012
Rep. Cravaack, Chip [R-MN-8] 07/10/2012
Rep. Rehberg, Denny [R-MT-At Large] 07/10/2012
Rep. Burgess, Michael C. [R-TX-26] 07/10/2012
Rep. McClintock, Tom [R-CA-4] 07/10/2012
Rep. Latham, Tom [R-IA-4] 07/10/2012
Rep. Ellmers, Renee L. [R-NC-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Latta, Robert E. [R-OH-5] 07/10/2012
Rep. Kinzinger, Adam [R-IL-11] 07/10/2012
Rep. Amodei, Mark E. [R-NV-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Thompson, Glenn [R-PA-5] 07/10/2012
Rep. Turner, Robert L. [R-NY-9] 07/10/2012
Rep. Rivera, David [R-FL-25] 07/10/2012
Rep. Terry, Lee [R-NE-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Tipton, Scott R. [R-CO-3] 07/10/2012
Rep. Roby, Martha [R-AL-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Campbell, John [R-CA-48] 07/10/2012
Rep. Stearns, Cliff [R-FL-6] 07/10/2012
Rep. Woodall, Rob [R-GA-7] 07/10/2012
Rep. Schweikert, David [R-AZ-5] 07/10/2012
Rep. Jordan, Jim [R-OH-4] 07/10/2012
Rep. Mulvaney, Mick [R-SC-5] 07/10/2012
Rep. Duncan, John J., Jr. [R-TN-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Hunter, Duncan D. [R-CA-52] 07/10/2012
Rep. Duffy, Sean P. [R-WI-7] 07/10/2012
Rep. Barton, Joe [R-TX-6] 07/10/2012
Rep. Westmoreland, Lynn A. [R-GA-3] 07/10/2012
Rep. Myrick, Sue Wilkins [R-NC-9] 07/10/2012
Rep. Benishek, Dan [R-MI-1] 07/10/2012
Rep. Broun, Paul C. [R-GA-10] 07/10/2012
Rep. Fincher, Stephen Lee [R-TN-8] 07/10/2012
Rep. Brooks, Mo [R-AL-5] 07/10/2012
Rep. Crawford, Eric A. "Rick" [R-AR-1] 07/10/2012
Rep. Tiberi, Patrick J. [R-OH-12] 07/10/2012
Rep. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ-6] 07/10/2012
Rep. Stutzman, Marlin A. [R-IN-3] 07/10/2012
Rep. Crenshaw, Ander [R-FL-4] 07/10/2012
Rep. McHenry, Patrick T. [R-NC-10] 07/10/2012
Rep. Schock, Aaron [R-IL-18] 07/10/2012
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] 07/10/2012
Rep. Young, Todd C. [R-IN-9] 07/10/2012
Rep. Platts, Todd Russell [R-PA-19] 07/10/2012
Rep. LoBiondo, Frank A. [R-NJ-2] 07/10/2012
Rep. Wittman, Robert J. [R-VA-1] 07/10/2012
Rep. Miller, Jeff [R-FL-1] 07/10/2012
Rep. Scott, Tim [R-SC-1] 07/10/2012
Rep. Hartzler, Vicky [R-MO-4] 07/10/2012
Rep. Scalise, Steve [R-LA-1] 07/10/2012
Rep. Foxx, Virginia [R-NC-5] 07/10/2012

Committees (9)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce07/09/2012 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health07/09/2012 Referred to
House Ways and Means07/09/2012 Referred to
House Education and the Workforce07/09/2012 Referred to
House Natural Resources07/09/2012 Referred to
House Judiciary07/09/2012 Referred to
House Administration07/09/2012 Referred to
House Rules07/09/2012 Referred to
House Appropriations07/09/2012 Referred to
House Budget07/09/2012 Referred to

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Latest Summary (2)

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Shown Here:
Passed House without amendment (07/11/2012)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Repeal of Obamacare Act - Repeals the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, effective as of its enactment. Restores provisions of law amended by such Act.

Repeals the health care provisions of the Health Care and Education and Reconciliation Act of 2010, effective as of the Act's enactment. Restores provisions of law amended by the Act's health care provisions.