HR 1275

Title: World's Greatest Healthcare Plan of 2017
Author: Rep. Pete Sessions (REP-TX)

...States may enroll uninsured residents in high deductible health plans. Individuals must be permitted to opt-out of this coverage.</p> <p>The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) must develop a risk adjustment mechanism for health insurance in the individual market.</p> <p>For residents of a state to qualify for premium subsidies or the health insurance tax credit in this bill, the state must permit health insurance with an annual limit on benefits to be sold on its exchange.</p> <p>The bill establishes an advanceable, refundable health insurance tax credit for taxpayers enrolled in coverage that does not cover abortion except in certain circumstances.</p> <p>States may: (1) apply to HHS to use unclaimed health insurance tax credits for indigent health care; and (2) enroll ...

Introduced in House 03/01/2017
Introduced in House 03/01/2017
Referred 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. 03/01/2017
Referred to House Energy and Commerce 03/01/2017
Referred to House Ways and Means 03/01/2017
Referred to House Education and the Workforce 03/01/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. 03/03/2017

Bill Text
08/16/2017 - HR 1275 (Introduced+in+House)
03/01/2017 - HR 1275 (Introduced+in+House)
03/01/2017 - HR 1275 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Pete Sessions (R-TX)
    () - U.S. Representative

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