Federal - HR 2061

A bill to amend section 5000A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an additional religious exemption from the individual health coverage mandate, and for other purposes.

Introduced

April 28, 2015

Description

A bill to amend section 5000A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an additional religious exemption from the individual health coverage mandate, and for other purposes.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 174

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  • Sept. 29, 2015 — Received in the Senate and referred to Senate Finance Committee. Congressional Record p. S7004

  • Sept. 28, 2015 — Measure passed in the House by voice vote, under suspension of the rules (two-thirds vote required). Congressional Record p. H6276

  • Sept. 28, 2015 — Ryan, R-Wis., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, agreed to by voice vote. Congressional Record p. H6275-H6276

  • Sept. 28, 2015 — Reported to the House by the House Ways and Means Committee and placed on the Union Calendar. H Rept 114-268Congressional Record p. H6306

  • Sept. 28, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Collins, C. (R-N.Y.)Sherman, (D-Calif.)
    O'Rourke, (D-Texas)Williams, (R-Texas)
  • Sept. 25, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Waters, (D-Calif.)Weber, (R-Texas)
  • Sept. 17, 2015 — Ways & Means Committee vote: Miscellaneous Measures-Vote to Report
    Ordered reported favorably to the full House (as amended) .

  • Sept. 17, 2015Consideration and markup deferred by the House Ways and Means Committee.

  • Sept. 16, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Costello, (R-Pa.)Rice, K. (D-N.Y.)
  • Sept. 15, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Calvert, (R-Calif.)Takai, (D-Hawaii)Vargas, (D-Calif.)
  • Sept. 8, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Lujan Grisham, M. (D-N.M.)
  • Aug. 4, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    McHenry, (R-N.C.)
  • July 31, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Capuano, (D-Mass.)Westmoreland, L. (R-Ga.)
  • July 29, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Richmond, (D-La.)Thompson, M. (D-Calif.)
  • July 28, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Cuellar, (D-Texas)Culberson, (R-Texas)Trott, (R-Mich.)
  • July 23, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Dold, (R-Ill.)
  • July 21, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Neugebauer, (R-Texas)Welch, (D-Vt.)
  • July 16, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Hurt, (R-Va.)
  • July 14, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Brady, K. (R-Texas)McMorris Rodgers, (R-Wash.)
  • July 10, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Nolan, (D-Minn.)
  • July 9, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Conyers (D-Mich.)Sessions, P. (R-Texas)
  • July 7, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Coffman, (R-Colo.)Duncan, John (R-Tenn.)Perlmutter, (D-Colo.)
    Davis, D. (D-Ill.)Forbes, (R-Va.)
  • June 25, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Cohen, (D-Tenn.)Kind, R. (D-Wis.)
    Johnson, S. (R-Texas)Renacci, (R-Ohio)
  • June 24, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Meng, (D-N.Y.)
  • June 23, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Crenshaw, (R-Fla.)Smith, J. (R-Mo.)
  • June 16, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Peters, S. (D-Calif.)
  • June 12, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Pearce, (R-N.M.)
  • June 10, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Garrett, (R-N.J.)
  • June 9, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Bridenstine, (R-Okla.)Harris, (R-Md.)Stivers, (R-Ohio)
    Farr, (D-Calif.)Smith, Adam (D-Wash.)
  • June 4, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Duncan, Jeff (R-S.C.)Holding, (R-N.C.)Jenkins, L. (R-Kan.)
  • June 3, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Chu, (D-Calif.)Moore, (D-Wis.)Schweikert, (R-Ariz.)
    Lucas, F. (R-Okla.)Ruppersberger, (D-Md.)
  • May 29, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Bera, (D-Calif.)Honda, (D-Calif.)Royce, (R-Calif.)
    Clay, (D-Mo.)Miller, C. (R-Mich.)
  • May 22, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    McGovern, (D-Mass.)Neal, R. (D-Mass.)
  • May 21, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Kildee, (D-Mich.)Walberg, (R-Mich.)
    Rohrabacher, (R-Calif.)Wilson, J. (R-S.C.)
  • May 20, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Conaway, (R-Texas)Griffith, (R-Va.)McCaul, (R-Texas)
    Gowdy, (R-S.C.)Marchant, (R-Texas)Roskam, (R-Ill.)
  • May 19, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Carney, (D-Del.)Duckworth, (D-Ill.)
    Crawford, (R-Ark.)Lawrence, (D-Mich.)
  • May 15, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Lujan, B. (D-N.M.)Sensenbrenner, (R-Wis.)
  • May 14, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Barletta, (R-Pa.)Courtney, (D-Conn.)Joyce, (R-Ohio)
    Brownley, (D-Calif.)Duffy, (R-Wis.)Murphy, P. (D-Fla.)
  • May 13, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 9

    Flores, (R-Texas)Kinzinger, (R-Ill.)Schiff, A. (D-Calif.)
    Huelskamp, (R-Kan.)Kuster, (D-N.H.)Thompson, G. (R-Pa.)
    Kelly, (R-Pa.)Ruiz, (D-Calif.)Tonko, (D-N.Y.)
  • May 12, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    DeFazio, (D-Ore.)Peterson, C. (D-Minn.)
    Long, (R-Mo.)Young, D. (R-Alaska)
  • May 5, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Herrera Beutler, (R-Wash.)Noem, (R-S.D.)Rigell, (R-Va.)
    Lofgren, (D-Calif.)Poe, (R-Texas)
  • April 28, 2015 — Original cosponsor(s): 70

    Aderholt, R. (R-Ala.)Grothman, (R-Wis.)Polis, (D-Colo.)
    Amodei, (R-Nev.)Guthrie, (R-Ky.)Ribble, (R-Wis.)
    Barton, J. (R-Texas)Hensarling, (R-Texas)Roby, (R-Ala.)
    Benishek, (R-Mich.)Himes, (D-Conn.)Roe, (R-Tenn.)
    Bishop, R. (R-Utah)Huizenga, (R-Mich.)Rokita, (R-Ind.)
    Blackburn, M. (R-Tenn.)Hultgren, (R-Ill.)Rooney, (R-Fla.)
    Black, D. (R-Tenn.)Johnson, B. (R-Ohio)Rothfus, (R-Pa.)
    Boustany (R-La.)Keating, (D-Mass.)Rush, (D-Ill.)
    Burgess, (R-Texas)Kilmer, (D-Wash.)Shimkus, (R-Ill.)
    Bustos, (D-Ill.)LaMalfa, (R-Calif.)Simpson, M. (R-Idaho)
    Carson, (D-Ind.)Lamborn, (R-Colo.)Smith, Lamar (R-Texas)
    Cartwright, (D-Pa.)Langevin, (D-R.I.)Stewart, (R-Utah)
    Clarke, Y. (D-N.Y.)Latta, (R-Ohio)Tiberi, (R-Ohio)
    Connolly, (D-Va.)Lee, B. (D-Calif.)Tipton, (R-Colo.)
    Cook, (R-Calif.)Lipinski, D. (D-Ill.)Tsongas, (D-Mass.)
    DelBene, (D-Wash.)McNerney, (D-Calif.)Turner, M. (R-Ohio)
    Eshoo, (D-Calif.)Meehan, (R-Pa.)Wagner, (R-Mo.)
    Esty, (D-Conn.)Mullin, (R-Okla.)Walters, (R-Calif.)
    Farenthold, (R-Texas)Mulvaney, (R-S.C.)Wittman, (R-Va.)
    Foster, (D-Ill.)Nugent, (R-Fla.)Womack, (R-Ark.)
    Frankel, (D-Fla.)Olson, (R-Texas)Yoder, (R-Kan.)
    Franks, T. (R-Ariz.)Paulsen, (R-Minn.)Young, T. (R-Ind.)
    Goodlatte, R. (R-Va.)Pingree, (D-Maine)
    Granger, (R-Texas)Pocan, (D-Wis.)
  • April 28, 2015 — Read twice and referred to: House Ways and Means.Congressional Record p. H2497

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