Summary of Amendments Submitted to the Rules Committee for Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59 - Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014 (Meeting I)

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Listed in Alphabetical Order

Sep 28, 2013 4:54 PM

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Blackburn (TN)

#3

Provides a one-year delay in implementation of the Affordable Care Act; amends the expiration date of the CR to be December 15, 2013; makes a technical change to the Eisenhower Memorial Commission provision; adds a new provision to extend the authority for the U.S. to issue Special Immigrant Visas.

Cassidy (LA), Scalise (LA)

#7

Provides that none of the funds within the Continuing Resolution shall be used to implement Section 205 and Section 207 of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012. Section 205 increases flood insurance rates when a home is bought or sold (among other purposes) and Section 207 increases flood insurance rates when FEMA updates/adopts new Flood Insurance Rate Maps.

Cassidy (LA), Scalise (LA)

#8

Provides that none of the funds within the Continuing Resolution shall be used to implement Section 207 of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, which increases flood insurance rates when FEMA updates/adopts new Flood Insurance Rate Maps.

DeSantis (FL), Smith, Jason (MO), Cotton (AR), Massie (KY), Salmon, (AZ), Cassidy (LA), Perry (PA), Ribble (WI)

#6

Requires Members of Congress, the President, Vice President, and political appointees to enroll in the state exchanges and prohibits them from receiving taxpayers subsidies. Prohibits staff from receiving taxpayer subsidies greater than what is available to all Americans.

McCaul (TX)

#4

Requires the President, Vice President, Cabinet secretaries, all political appointees, Members of Congress and their staffs—including leadership and committee staff—to enroll in the PPACA health exchanges.

Paulsen (MN)

#2

Repeals the Medical Device Excise Tax; amends the expiration date of the CR to be December 15, 2013; makes a technical change to the Eisenhower Memorial Commission provision; adds a new provision to extend the authority for the U.S. to issue Special Immigrant Visas.

Rogers, Harold (KY)

#1

Amends the expiration date of the CR to be December 15, 2013; makes a technical change to the Eisenhower Memorial Commission provision; adds a new provision to extend the authority for the U.S. to issue Special Immigrant Visas.

Ross (FL)

#5

Extends the requirement for participation in the American Health Benefit Exchange to the President, Vice-President, executive branch political appointees, and employees of congressional committees and leadership offices of Congress (currently, this requirement applies to Members of Congress and their staff). Prohibit any government contribution for the health insurance coverage of such officials and employees.