House Budget Committee Advances Repeal of Employer Mandate and IPAB Using Budgetary Procedure

On Friday, October 9, members of the House Budget Committee approved by a vote of 21-11 a package of legislation that would repeal targeted provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The package included legislation to repeal the employer and individual mandates, as well as the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB), and other provisions. The…