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Titles (4)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Protecting Seniors Access to Medicare Act

Short Titles as Reported to House

Protecting Seniors Access to Medicare Act

Short Titles as Introduced

Protecting Seniors' Access to Medicare Act of 2017

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board.


Actions Overview (5)

Date Actions Overview
11/02/2017Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 307 - 111 (Roll no. 604).(text: CR H8413)
10/31/2017Committee on Rules discharged.
10/31/2017Committee on Energy and Commerce discharged.
10/31/2017Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Ways and Means. H. Rept. 115-373, Part I.
02/03/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (23)

Date Chamber All Actions
11/06/2017SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
11/02/2017-5:12pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
11/02/2017-5:12pmHouseOn passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 307 - 111 (Roll no. 604). (text: CR H8413)
11/02/2017-4:44pmHouseThe previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
11/02/2017-3:52pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 849.
11/02/2017-3:51pmHouseRule provides for consideration of H.R. 849 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions.
11/02/2017-3:51pmHouseConsidered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 600. (consideration: CR H8413-8421)
11/02/2017-3:25pmHouseRule H. Res. 600 passed House.
11/01/2017-6:37pmHouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 600 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 849 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions.
10/31/2017HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 273.
10/31/2017HouseCommittee on Rules discharged.
10/31/2017HouseCommittee on Energy and Commerce discharged.
10/31/2017HouseReported (Amended) by the Committee on Ways and Means. H. Rept. 115-373, Part I.
10/04/2017HouseOrdered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 24 - 13.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
10/04/2017HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
10/04/2017HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
02/15/2017HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
02/10/2017HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
02/03/2017HouseReferred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and Rules, 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.
02/03/2017HouseReferred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and Rules, 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.
02/03/2017HouseReferred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and Rules, 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.
02/03/2017HouseReferred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and Rules, 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.
02/03/2017HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (270)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36]* 02/03/2017
Rep. Meehan, Patrick [R-PA-7]* 02/03/2017
Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-AZ-4]* 02/03/2017
Rep. Hurd, Will [R-TX-23]* 02/03/2017
Rep. Bost, Mike [R-IL-12]* 02/03/2017
Rep. Abraham, Ralph Lee [R-LA-5]* 02/03/2017
Rep. King, Steve [R-IA-4]* 02/03/2017
Rep. Brooks, Susan W. [R-IN-5]* 02/03/2017
Rep. Hensarling, Jeb [R-TX-5]* 02/03/2017
Rep. Wagner, Ann [R-MO-2]* 02/03/2017
Rep. Bucshon, Larry [R-IN-8]* 02/03/2017
Rep. Marshall, Roger W. [R-KS-1]* 02/03/2017
Rep. Allen, Rick W. [R-GA-12]* 02/03/2017
Rep. Emmer, Tom [R-MN-6] 02/07/2017
Rep. Wenstrup, Brad R. [R-OH-2] 02/09/2017
Rep. Wilson, Joe [R-SC-2] 02/15/2017
Rep. Frelinghuysen, Rodney P. [R-NJ-11] 02/16/2017
Rep. Ferguson, A. Drew, IV [R-GA-3] 02/28/2017
Rep. Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN-7] 03/01/2017
Rep. Hudson, Richard [R-NC-8] 03/01/2017
Rep. O'Rourke, Beto [D-TX-16] 03/02/2017
Rep. Jenkins, Evan H. [R-WV-3] 03/07/2017
Rep. Griffith, H. Morgan [R-VA-9] 03/09/2017
Rep. Sinema, Kyrsten [D-AZ-9] 03/10/2017
Rep. Mast, Brian J. [R-FL-18] 03/13/2017
Rep. Royce, Edward R. [R-CA-39] 03/13/2017
Rep. Bera, Ami [D-CA-7] 03/13/2017
Rep. Rouzer, David [R-NC-7] 03/13/2017
Rep. Comstock, Barbara [R-VA-10] 03/13/2017
Rep. Massie, Thomas [R-KY-4] 03/16/2017
Rep. Rosen, Jacky [D-NV-3] 03/16/2017
Rep. Costello, Ryan A. [R-PA-6] 03/16/2017
Rep. Fortenberry, Jeff [R-NE-1] 03/16/2017
Rep. Babin, Brian [R-TX-36] 03/17/2017
Rep. Noem, Kristi L. [R-SD-At Large] 03/17/2017
Rep. Gibbs, Bob [R-OH-7] 03/17/2017
Rep. Barr, Andy [R-KY-6] 03/20/2017
Rep. Walberg, Tim [R-MI-7] 03/22/2017
Rep. Johnson, Sam [R-TX-3] 03/22/2017
Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT-2] 03/22/2017
Rep. Hice, Jody B. [R-GA-10] 03/22/2017
Rep. O'Halleran, Tom [D-AZ-1] 03/22/2017
Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52] 03/22/2017
Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26] 03/22/2017
Rep. Graves, Tom [R-GA-14] 03/23/2017
Rep. Cook, Paul [R-CA-8] 03/24/2017
Rep. Walorski, Jackie [R-IN-2] 03/24/2017
Rep. Olson, Pete [R-TX-22] 03/28/2017
Rep. Kelly, Mike [R-PA-3] 03/28/2017
Rep. Stewart, Chris [R-UT-2] 03/28/2017
Rep. Webster, Daniel [R-FL-11] 03/28/2017
Rep. Mullin, Markwayne [R-OK-2] 03/28/2017
Rep. Messer, Luke [R-IN-6] 03/28/2017
Rep. Larson, John B. [D-CT-1] 03/28/2017
Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-33] 03/28/2017
Rep. Grothman, Glenn [R-WI-6] 03/28/2017
Rep. Tipton, Scott R. [R-CO-3] 03/28/2017
Rep. Lamborn, Doug [R-CO-5] 03/28/2017
Rep. Farenthold, Blake [R-TX-27] 03/28/2017
Rep. Diaz-Balart, Mario [R-FL-25] 03/28/2017
Rep. Cole, Tom [R-OK-4] 03/28/2017
Rep. Harris, Andy [R-MD-1] 03/28/2017
Rep. Sanchez, Linda T. [D-CA-38] 03/29/2017
Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1] 03/29/2017
Rep. Palazzo, Steven M. [R-MS-4] 03/29/2017
Rep. Flores, Bill [R-TX-17] 03/29/2017
Rep. Pittenger, Robert [R-NC-9] 03/30/2017
Rep. LaMalfa, Doug [R-CA-1] 03/30/2017
Rep. Huizenga, Bill [R-MI-2] 03/30/2017
Rep. Herrera Beutler, Jaime [R-WA-3] 03/30/2017
Rep. Davis, Rodney [R-IL-13] 03/30/2017
Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2] 03/30/2017
Rep. Barragan, Nanette Diaz [D-CA-44] 03/30/2017
Rep. Smith, Jason [R-MO-8] 03/30/2017
Rep. Weber, Randy K., Sr. [R-TX-14] 04/03/2017
Rep. Lance, Leonard [R-NJ-7] 04/03/2017
Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-12] 04/03/2017
Rep. Long, Billy [R-MO-7] 04/03/2017
Rep. Hill, J. French [R-AR-2] 04/03/2017
Rep. Tenney, Claudia [R-NY-22] 04/03/2017
Rep. Kustoff, David [R-TN-8] 04/03/2017
Rep. Katko, John [R-NY-24] 04/03/2017
Rep. Rothfus, Keith J. [R-PA-12] 04/03/2017
Rep. Johnson, Bill [R-OH-6] 04/03/2017
Rep. Carbajal, Salud O. [D-CA-24] 04/04/2017
Rep. Arrington, Jodey C. [R-TX-19] 04/04/2017
Rep. Marchant, Kenny [R-TX-24] 04/04/2017
Rep. Conaway, K. Michael [R-TX-11] 04/06/2017
Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-8] 04/06/2017
Rep. DeSantis, Ron [R-FL-6] 04/06/2017
Rep. Chabot, Steve [R-OH-1] 04/06/2017
Rep. Smucker, Lloyd [R-PA-16] 04/06/2017
Rep. Jenkins, Lynn [R-KS-2] 04/06/2017
Rep. Guthrie, Brett [R-KY-2] 04/06/2017
Rep. Amodei, Mark E. [R-NV-2] 04/06/2017
Rep. Nunes, Devin [R-CA-22] 04/06/2017
Rep. Bishop, Mike [R-MI-8] 04/06/2017
Rep. Turner, Michael R. [R-OH-10] 04/06/2017
Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] 04/17/2017
Rep. Palmer, Gary J. [R-AL-6] 04/17/2017
Rep. Sensenbrenner, F. James, Jr. [R-WI-5] 04/17/2017
Rep. Murphy, Stephanie N. [D-FL-7] 04/17/2017
Rep. Schneider, Bradley Scott [D-IL-10] 04/20/2017
Rep. Scott, David [D-GA-13] 04/20/2017
Rep. Barletta, Lou [R-PA-11] 04/20/2017
Rep. Rice, Tom [R-SC-7] 04/20/2017
Rep. Graves, Sam [R-MO-6] 04/25/2017
Rep. Walker, Mark [R-NC-6] 04/25/2017
Rep. Thompson, Glenn [R-PA-5] 04/25/2017
Rep. Yoho, Ted S. [R-FL-3] 04/25/2017
Rep. Aderholt, Robert B. [R-AL-4] 04/25/2017
Rep. Gottheimer, Josh [D-NJ-5] 04/25/2017
Rep. Valadao, David G. [R-CA-21] 04/27/2017
Rep. Biggs, Andy [R-AZ-5] 04/27/2017
Rep. Cardenas, Tony [D-CA-29] 04/27/2017
Rep. Esty, Elizabeth H. [D-CT-5] 04/27/2017
Rep. Maloney, Sean Patrick [D-NY-18] 04/27/2017
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-9] 04/27/2017
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 04/27/2017
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 04/27/2017
Rep. Roskam, Peter J. [R-IL-6] 04/28/2017
Rep. Carter, Earl L. "Buddy" [R-GA-1] 05/02/2017
Rep. Rokita, Todd [R-IN-4] 05/02/2017
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-2] 05/04/2017
Rep. Russell, Steve [R-OK-5] 05/16/2017
Rep. Reed, Tom [R-NY-23] 05/16/2017
Rep. Black, Diane [R-TN-6] 05/16/2017
Rep. Suozzi, Thomas R. [D-NY-3] 05/16/2017
Rep. Harper, Gregg [R-MS-3] 05/16/2017
Rep. Culberson, John Abney [R-TX-7] 05/16/2017
Rep. Jones, Walter B., Jr. [R-NC-3] 05/16/2017
Rep. Joyce, David P. [R-OH-14] 05/16/2017
Rep. Collins, Doug [R-GA-9] 05/17/2017
Rep. Byrne, Bradley [R-AL-1] 05/17/2017
Rep. Kelly, Trent [R-MS-1] 05/17/2017
Rep. Budd, Ted [R-NC-13] 05/17/2017
Rep. Bergman, Jack [R-MI-1] 05/17/2017
Rep. Lewis, Jason [R-MN-2] 05/17/2017
Rep. Moolenaar, John R. [R-MI-4] 05/17/2017
Rep. Lynch, Stephen F. [D-MA-8] 05/23/2017
Rep. Roby, Martha [R-AL-2] 05/23/2017
Rep. Kinzinger, Adam [R-IL-16] 05/23/2017
Rep. Holding, George [R-NC-2] 05/23/2017
Rep. Granger, Kay [R-TX-12] 05/23/2017
Rep. Paulsen, Erik [R-MN-3] 05/23/2017
Rep. Crawford, Eric A. "Rick" [R-AR-1] 05/23/2017
Rep. Womack, Steve [R-AR-3] 05/23/2017
Rep. Curbelo, Carlos [R-FL-26] 05/23/2017
Rep. Stefanik, Elise M. [R-NY-21] 05/23/2017
Rep. Rogers, Mike D. [R-AL-3] 05/24/2017
Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30] 05/24/2017
Rep. Meadows, Mark [R-NC-11] 05/24/2017
Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-5] 05/24/2017
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20] 05/24/2017
Rep. Denham, Jeff [R-CA-10] 05/24/2017
Rep. LoBiondo, Frank A. [R-NJ-2] 05/24/2017
Rep. Smith, Lamar [R-TX-21] 05/25/2017
Rep. Pearce, Stevan [R-NM-2] 05/26/2017
Rep. Banks, Jim [R-IN-3] 05/26/2017
Rep. Duffy, Sean P. [R-WI-7] 05/30/2017
Rep. Veasey, Marc A. [D-TX-33] 05/30/2017
Rep. Sanford, Mark [R-SC-1] 05/30/2017
Rep. Carter, John R. [R-TX-31] 05/30/2017
Rep. Walters, Mimi [R-CA-45] 05/30/2017
Rep. Dunn, Neal P. [R-FL-2] 06/06/2017
Rep. Murphy, Tim [R-PA-18] 06/06/2017
Rep. Collins, Chris [R-NY-27] 06/06/2017
Rep. Hultgren, Randy [R-IL-14] 06/06/2017
Rep. Garrett, Thomas A., Jr. [R-VA-5] 06/06/2017
Rep. Ross, Dennis A. [R-FL-15] 06/06/2017
Rep. Shuster, Bill [R-PA-9] 06/06/2017
Rep. Rooney, Thomas J. [R-FL-17] 06/06/2017
Rep. Bridenstine, Jim [R-OK-1] 06/06/2017
Rep. Fleischmann, Charles J. "Chuck" [R-TN-3] 06/06/2017
Rep. Smith, Adrian [R-NE-3] 06/06/2017
Rep. Scott, Austin [R-GA-8] 06/06/2017
Rep. Goodlatte, Bob [R-VA-6] 06/06/2017
Rep. Loudermilk, Barry [R-GA-11] 06/08/2017
Rep. Donovan, Daniel M., Jr. [R-NY-11] 06/08/2017
Rep. LaHood, Darin [R-IL-18] 06/08/2017
Rep. Norcross, Donald [D-NJ-1] 06/08/2017
Rep. Luetkemeyer, Blaine [R-MO-3] 06/08/2017
Rep. Buck, Ken [R-CO-4] 06/08/2017
Rep. Torres, Norma J. [D-CA-35] 06/08/2017
Rep. McSally, Martha [R-AZ-2] 06/08/2017
Rep. Duncan, Jeff [R-SC-3] 06/08/2017
Rep. Buchanan, Vern [R-FL-16] 06/08/2017
Rep. Scalise, Steve [R-LA-1] 06/08/2017
Rep. Faso, John J. [R-NY-19] 06/12/2017
Rep. McCaul, Michael T. [R-TX-10] 06/12/2017
Rep. DesJarlais, Scott [R-TN-4] 06/12/2017
Rep. Calvert, Ken [R-CA-42] 06/12/2017
Rep. Newhouse, Dan [R-WA-4] 06/13/2017
Rep. Bacon, Don [R-NE-2] 06/13/2017
Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-15] 06/13/2017
Rep. Latta, Robert E. [R-OH-5] 06/13/2017
Rep. Duncan, John J., Jr. [R-TN-2] 06/13/2017
Rep. Gowdy, Trey [R-SC-4] 06/13/2017
Rep. Love, Mia B. [R-UT-4] 06/15/2017
Rep. Green, Gene [D-TX-29] 06/15/2017
Rep. Brat, Dave [R-VA-7] 06/15/2017
Rep. Tiberi, Patrick J. [R-OH-12] 06/20/2017
Rep. Sessions, Pete [R-TX-32] 06/20/2017
Rep. Vela, Filemon [D-TX-34] 06/20/2017
Rep. Coffman, Mike [R-CO-6] 06/20/2017
Rep. Brooks, Mo [R-AL-5] 06/20/2017
Rep. MacArthur, Thomas [R-NJ-3] 06/20/2017
Rep. Gonzalez, Vicente [D-TX-15] 06/20/2017
Rep. Hanabusa, Colleen [D-HI-1] 06/21/2017
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. [R-PA-8] 06/21/2017
Rep. Taylor, Scott [R-VA-2] 06/21/2017
Rep. Watson Coleman, Bonnie [D-NJ-12] 06/22/2017
Rep. Trott, David A. [R-MI-11] 06/22/2017
Rep. Thornberry, Mac [R-TX-13] 06/22/2017
Rep. Graves, Garret [R-LA-6] 06/22/2017
Rep. Comer, James [R-KY-1] 06/22/2017
Rep. Barton, Joe [R-TX-6] 06/28/2017
Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15] 06/28/2017
Rep. Yoder, Kevin [R-KS-3] 07/06/2017
Rep. Williams, Roger [R-TX-25] 07/06/2017
Rep. DeGette, Diana [D-CO-1] 07/06/2017
Rep. McHenry, Patrick T. [R-NC-10] 07/06/2017
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6] 07/11/2017
Rep. Davidson, Warren [R-OH-8] 07/11/2017
Rep. Amash, Justin [R-MI-3] 07/11/2017
Rep. Cramer, Kevin [R-ND-At Large] 07/11/2017
Rep. Marino, Tom [R-PA-10] 07/11/2017
Rep. Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr. [D-GA-4] 07/11/2017
Rep. Frankel, Lois [D-FL-21] 07/11/2017
Rep. Schweikert, David [R-AZ-6] 07/11/2017
Rep. Zeldin, Lee M. [R-NY-1] 07/12/2017
Rep. Hollingsworth, Trey [R-IN-9] 07/12/2017
Rep. Westerman, Bruce [R-AR-4] 07/12/2017
Rep. Renacci, James B. [R-OH-16] 07/13/2017
Rep. Jordan, Jim [R-OH-4] 07/13/2017
Rep. Gallagher, Mike [R-WI-8] 07/14/2017
Rep. Mooney, Alexander X. [R-WV-2] 07/14/2017
Rep. Mitchell, Paul [R-MI-10] 07/14/2017
Rep. Issa, Darrell E. [R-CA-49] 07/14/2017
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-8] 07/14/2017
Rep. Upton, Fred [R-MI-6] 07/14/2017
Rep. Franks, Trent [R-AZ-8] 07/14/2017
Rep. Clarke, Yvette D. [D-NY-9] 07/17/2017
Rep. Hunter, Duncan D. [R-CA-50] 07/17/2017
Rep. McMorris Rodgers, Cathy [R-WA-5] 07/17/2017
Rep. Bishop, Rob [R-UT-1] 07/17/2017
Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana [R-FL-27] 07/17/2017
Rep. Blum, Rod [R-IA-1] 07/17/2017
Rep. Knight, Stephen [R-CA-25] 07/17/2017
Rep. Poliquin, Bruce [R-ME-2] 07/18/2017
Rep. Rutherford, John H. [R-FL-4] 07/18/2017
Rep. Handel, Karen C. [R-GA-6] 07/18/2017
Rep. Young, David [R-IA-3] 07/19/2017
Rep. Ratcliffe, John [R-TX-4] 07/19/2017
Rep. Cheney, Liz [R-WY-At Large] 07/19/2017
Rep. Gohmert, Louie [R-TX-1] 07/24/2017
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] 07/24/2017
Rep. Rooney, Francis [R-FL-19] 07/24/2017
Rep. Johnson, Mike [R-LA-4] 07/25/2017
Rep. Lucas, Frank D. [R-OK-3] 07/26/2017
Rep. Reichert, David G. [R-WA-8] 07/28/2017
Rep. Norman, Ralph [R-SC-5] 09/01/2017
Rep. Gianforte, Greg [R-MT-At Large] 09/11/2017
Rep. Dent, Charles W. [R-PA-15] 09/21/2017
Rep. Capuano, Michael E. [D-MA-7] 10/06/2017
Rep. Hartzler, Vicky [R-MO-4] 10/06/2017
Rep. McClintock, Tom [R-CA-4] 10/23/2017
Rep. Foxx, Virginia [R-NC-5] 10/26/2017
Rep. Plaskett, Stacey E. [D-VI-At Large] 10/31/2017
Rep. Labrador, Raul R. [R-ID-1] 10/31/2017

Committees (4)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Ways and Means02/03/2017 Referred to
10/04/2017 Markup by
10/31/2017 Reported by H. Rept. 115-373
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health02/15/2017 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce02/03/2017 Referred to
10/04/2017 Markup by
10/31/2017 Discharged from
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health02/10/2017 Referred to
House Rules02/03/2017 Referred to
10/31/2017 Discharged from
Senate Finance11/06/2017 Referred to

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Subjects (4)


Latest Summary (3)

There are 3 summaries for H.R.849. View summaries

Shown Here:
Passed House amended (11/02/2017)

(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on October 31, 2017. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Protecting Seniors Access to Medicare Act

This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) to terminate the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB). Under PPACA, the IPAB is tasked with developing proposals to reduce the per capita rate of growth in Medicare spending.