Summary of Amendments Submitted to the Rules Committee for H.R. 3350 - Keep Your Health Plan Act of 2013

Summaries Derived from Information Provided by Sponsors

Listed in Alphabetical Order

Nov 14, 2013 2:49 PM

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DeFazio (OR), Welch (VT)


Requires plans that do not meet Affordable Care Act standards to clearly list what benefits otherwise required by the ACA that they do not offer.

DeSantis (FL)


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

DeSantis (FL)


Allows plans available as of January 1st, 2013, to continue being offered after that date. Adds group health plans to the bill, while clarifying that Members of Congress and their staff must remain in the exchanges.

Grayson (FL)


WITHDRAWN Ensures that grandfathered plans allowed by this bill would only be made available to those individuals who owned them during 2013.

Jackson Lee (TX)


Adds a new section containing several congressional findings regarding the health plans covered by the bill.

Jackson Lee (TX)


Makes clear that the ability of health insurance companies to continue offering for sale in 2014, outside of the new insurance exchanges, those health policies in the individual market that were in effect as of Jan. 1, 2013 is subject to the following preconditions: (1) Iinsurers must notify enrollees that they can purchase coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace where they can potentially qualify for premium tax credits; (2) Insurers must tell consumers what protections they are giving up to keep the plan they have; and (3) in addition to providing notification by mail to each affected enrollee, insurers must also post these notices on their websites.