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Republicans present modifications to ACA replacement bill

Mar 22, 2017 - Legal Monitor Worldwide

(JURIST) - Republican lawmakers on Monday released two amendments to the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the proposed replacement for the Affordable Care Act (ACA), in an effort to appeal to both conservative and liberal critics. Besides some technical and policy changes, the bill also incorporates recommendations from Republican officials and the House Budget Committee, which approved the original bill last Thursday. The bill dictates that ACA taxes on the health industry will be repealed as s...