H.R.1425 To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to provide for a Improve Health Insurance Affordability Fund to provide for certain reinsurance payments to lower premiums in the individual health insurance market.

Sponsored by Angie Craig (D).  Introduced on 2019-02-28 in the House Energy and Commerce Committee.  The last major action was Received in the Senate which took place on 2020-06-30.

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Co-sponsors

This legislation was co-sponsored by Scott Peters (D), Lauren Underwood (D), Kurt Schrader (D), Ann McLane Kuster (D), Daniel Lipinski (D), Salud Carbajal (D), Denny Heck (D), Julia Brownley (D), Jan Schakowsky (D), Jim Himes (D), Lisa Blunt Rochester (D), Gilbert Cisneros (D), Kim Schrier (D), Susie Lee (D), Ben Ray Luján (D), Colin Allred (D), Harley Rouda (D), Katie Hill (D), Cheri Bustos (D), David Trone (D), Ami Bera (D), Max Rose (D), Abby Finkenauer (D), Rick Larsen (D), Jim Costa (D), Debbie Dingell (D), Raul Ruiz (D), Bobby L. Rush (D), Adam B. Schiff (D), Frank Pallone (D), Anna G. Eshoo (D), Joseph P. Kennedy (D), Doris Matsui (D), Abigail Spanberger (D), Dean Phillips (D), Jefferson Van Drew (R), Ed Case (D), Yvette D. Clarke (D), Anthony Brindisi (D), Joe Neguse (D), Betty McCollum (D), Ben McAdams (D), Gwen Moore (D), Derek Kilmer (D), Haley Stevens (D), Debbie Mucarsel-Powell (D), Paul Tonko (D), Robin Kelly (D), Nanette Barragán (D), Tony Cárdenas (D), Peter Welch (D), Jamie Raskin (D), Zoe Lofgren (D), Sharice Davids (D), Elaine Luria (D), Jeff Fortenberry (R), Ann Kirkpatrick (D), Kathleen Rice (D), Jennifer Wexton (D), Jackie Speier (D), and Gerald E. Connolly (D).

Votes

06/29/2020 17:16:00 - House - On Passage
Result: Passed  (Yes: 234  No: 179  Not Voting: 18)

06/29/2020 16:36:00 - House - On Motion to Recommit with Instructions
Result: Failed  (Yes: 187  No: 223  Not Voting: 21)

Actions

06/30/2020 - Received in the Senate.

06/29/2020 - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

06/29/2020 - On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 234 - 179 (Roll no. 124).

06/29/2020 - On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 187 - 223 (Roll no. 123).

06/29/2020 - Considered as unfinished business.

06/29/2020 - POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the motion to recommit with instructions, the Chair put the question on the motion and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Walden demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further consideration on the motion to recommit until a time to be announced.

06/29/2020 - The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.

06/29/2020 - Floor summary: DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Walden motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to prevent the bill from taking effect unless the Secretary of Health and Human Services certifies that no provision of the bill would adversely affect research related to any drug intended to treat or prevent the virus that causes COVID-19.

06/29/2020 - Mr. Walden moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Energy and Commerce.

06/29/2020 - The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.

06/29/2020 - DEBATE - The House proceeded with three hours of debate on H.R. 1425.

06/29/2020 - Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 1425, H.R. 5332, H.R. 7120, H.R. 7301 and H.J. Res. 90. The resolution provides that the provisions of section 125(c) of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act shall not apply during the remainder of the 116th Congress and the resolution amends H.Res. 967, agreed to on May 15, 2020.

06/29/2020 - Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 1017.

06/29/2020 - On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 234 - 179 (Roll no. 124). (text: CR H2599-2614)

06/29/2020 - Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H2664-2665)

06/29/2020 - Mr. Walden moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Energy and Commerce. (text: CR H2642-2643)

06/29/2020 - Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 1017. (consideration: CR H2599-2644)

06/24/2020 - Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 1017 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 1425, H.R. 5332, H.R. 7120, H.R. 7301 and H.J. Res. 90. The resolution provides that the provisions of section 125(c) of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act shall not apply during the remainder of the 116th Congress and the resolution amends H.Res. 967, agreed to on May 15, 2020.

03/09/2020 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 334.

03/09/2020 - Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 116-414.

04/04/2019 - Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 30 - 22.

04/03/2019 - Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.

03/27/2019 - Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 18 - 13 .

03/27/2019 - Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.

03/01/2019 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

02/28/2019 - Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.