H.Res. 339: H.R. 2775 - No Subsidies Without Verification Act

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Tuesday, September 10, 2013.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 228-195 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 227-196 on Wednesday, September 11, 2013.

MANAGERS: Polis/Burgess

113th Congress
1st Session

Rule

H.RES. 339

Report No. 113-206

 

H.R. 2775 - To condition the provision of premium and cost-sharing subsidies under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act upon a certification that a program to verify household income and other qualifications for such subsidies is operational, and for other purposes.

  1. Closed rule.
  2. Provides one hour of debate, with 40 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce and 20 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.
  4. Provides that the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.
  5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended.
  6. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 2775) to condition the provision of premium and cost-sharing subsidies under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act upon a certification that a program to verify household income and other qualifications for such subsidies is operational, and for other purposes. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. The amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution shall be considered as adopted. The bill, as amended, shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended, are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill, as amended, and on any amendment thereto to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate, with 40 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce and 20 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT PROPOSED TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

 

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Description

1. Black (TN)

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(REVISED) Creates a new section that inserts the short title, "No Subsidies Without Verification Act." Requires the Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services to verify an applicant's eligibility rather than the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services currently in the bill. Makes other clarifying changes.