Text: S.1292 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)

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Calendar No. 135

113th CONGRESS
1st Session
S. 1292

To prohibit the funding of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
July 11, 2013

Mr. Cruz (for himself, Mr. Inhofe, Mr. Risch, Mr. Lee, Mr. Paul, Mr. Blunt, Mr. Barrasso, Mr. Rubio, Mr. Isakson, Mr. Heller, Mr. Burr, Mr. Toomey, Mr. Cornyn, Mr. McConnell, Mr. Enzi, Mr. Wicker, Mrs. Fischer, Mr. Moran, Mr. Vitter, Mr. Alexander, Mr. Grassley, Mr. Scott, Mr. Roberts, Mr. Chambliss, and Mr. Graham) introduced the following bill; which was read the first time

July 16 (legistlative day, July 15), 2013

Read the second time and placed on the calendar


A BILL

To prohibit the funding of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Defund Obamacare Act of 2013”.

SEC. 2. Prohibition on funding.

(a) In general.—Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no Federal funds shall be made available to carry out any provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111-148) or title I and subtitle B of title II of the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (Public Law 111–152), or of the amendments made by either such Act.

(b) Limitation.—No entitlement to benefits under any provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111–148) or title I and subtitle B of title II of the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (Public Law 111–152), or the amendments made by either such Act, shall remain in effect on and after the date of the enactment of this Act, nor shall any payment be awarded, owed, or made to any State, District, or territory under any such provision.

(c) Unobligated balances.—Notwithstanding any other provision of law, all unobligated balances available under the provisions of law referred to in subsection (a) are hereby rescinded.


Calendar No. 135

113th CONGRESS
     1st Session
S. 1292

A BILL
To prohibit the funding of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

July 16 (legislative day, July 15), 2013
Read the second time and placed on the calendar