Summary of Amendments Submitted to the Rules Committee for H.R. 4015 - SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014

Summaries Derived from Information Provided by Sponsors

Listed in Alphabetical Order

March 12, 2014 1:44 PM

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Camp (MI)


States that under the bill, “the monthly penalty amount with respect to any taxpayer for any month beginning before January 1, 2019, shall be zero.” The schedule for the penalties currently slated to begin in 2014 in law would be reset to begin in 2019.

Jackson Lee (TX)


Makes null and void any provision of the Act that relates to a delay in the implementation of the individuals mandate of the Affordable Care Act.

Jackson Lee (TX)


Delays the implementation of any provision of the act, which is related to a delay in the individual mandate of the Affordable Care Act until January 21, 2017.

Tierney (MA)


SUBSTITUTE Provides a permanent fix to the Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) of Medicare that is paid for by capping spending on Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO).