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Short Titles as Introduced

Truth in Obamacare Advertising Act of 2015

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To require any communication using Federal funds to advertise or educate the public on certain provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Healthcare and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 to state that such communication was produced at taxpayer expense, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
01/26/2015Introduced in House

All Actions (8)

Date All Actions
04/29/2015Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.
Action By: Committee on Education and the Workforce
02/12/2015Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
01/30/2015Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
01/26/2015Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Education and the Workforce, 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/26/2015Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Education and the Workforce, 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/26/2015Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Education and the Workforce, 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/26/2015Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Education and the Workforce, 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/26/2015Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committees (3)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Energy and Commerce01/26/2015 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health01/30/2015 Referred to
House Ways and Means01/26/2015 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health02/12/2015 Referred to
House Education and the Workforce01/26/2015 Referred to
House Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions04/29/2015 Referred to

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Introduced in House (01/26/2015)

Truth in Obamacare Advertising Act of 2015

Requires each communication that is federally funded, directly or indirectly, to advertise or educate the public on provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act or the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 or any programs, activities, requirements, or regulations established, funded, or authorized by such provisions to include a statement that such communication is printed and published, or produced and disseminated, at taxpayer expense.

Sets forth requirements for the format and readability of such communications that are conveyed in print, by audio and video means, or by e-mail.