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      house Committees
      House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
      House Committee on House Administration
      House Committee on Ways and Means
      House Committee on Energy and Commerce
      Health
    IntroducedSeptember 10th, 2013

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Title

James Madison Congressional Accountability Act

Official Title

To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act with respect to health insurance coverage for certain congressional staff and political appointees in the executive branch, and for other purposes.

Summary

James Madison Congressional Accountability Act - Amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) to extend the requirement for participation in the American Health Benefit Exchange (a state health insurance exchange created by PPACA) 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). Prohibits any government contribution to or subsidy for the health insurance coverage of such officials and employees.

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