Introduced in House Passed House Introduced in Senate Passed Senate To President Became Law
02/13/2020          

Fair Indexing for Health Care Affordability Act

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02/13/2020 Introduced in House Open

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116TH CONGRESS 
2D SESSION H. R. 5889 

To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to require the 
Secretary of Health and Human Services to set forth a method of 
determining maximum out-of-pocket limits and annual updates to pre-
mium tax credit eligibility. 

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES 

FEBRUARY 13, 2020 
Mrs. AXNE (for herself, Ms. MATSUI, and Mr. HORSFORD) introduced the 

following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce 

A BILL 
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act 

to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services 
to set forth a method of determining maximum out- 
of-pocket limits and annual updates to premium tax cred-
it eligibility. 

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa-1

tives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, 2

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. 3

This Act may be cited as the ‘‘Fair Indexing for 4

Health Care Affordability Act’’. 5

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SEC. 2. PREMIUM ADJUSTMENT PERCENTAGE. 1

Section 1302(c)(4) of the Patient Protection and Af-2

fordable Care Act (42 U.S.C. 18022(c)(4)) is amended by 3

striking ‘‘calendar year)’’ and inserting ‘‘calendar year, 4

based on estimates and projections for the applicable cal-5

endar year of the percentage (if any) by which the average 6

per enrollee premium for employer-sponsored insurance 7

exceeds such average per enrollee premium for the pre-8

ceding calendar year, as published in the National Health 9

Expenditure Accounts)’’. 10

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Cynthia Axne D-IA 02/13/2020 Sponsor
Doris Matsui D-CA 02/13/2020 Cosponsor
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Steven Horsford D-NV 02/13/2020 Cosponsor
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Date Branch Action
02/13/2020 President Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.Action By: House of Representatives
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Commerce
Horsford) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and CommerceA BILLTo amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to set forth a method of determining maximum out-of-pocket limits and annual updates to premium tax credit eligibility

Congress


Energy
Horsford) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and CommerceA BILLTo amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to set forth a method of determining maximum out-of-pocket limits and annual updates to premium tax credit eligibility

House of Representatives
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