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S. 58 - Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2017

Taxation. 115th Congress (2017-2018) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on high cost employer-sponsored health coverage. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2017

S. 58 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on high cost employer-sponsored health coverage. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on high cost employer-sponsored health coverage.
Other Titles
  • Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2017
  • Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2017
  • Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2017
Sponsor
Dean Heller
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Taxation
  • Employee benefits and pensions
  • Health care costs and insurance
  • Health care coverage and access
  • Sales and excise taxes
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Major Actions
Introduced1/09/2017
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced1/09/2017
1/09/2017Introduced in Senate
1/09/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
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37 Organizations Support and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2017

37 organizations support this bill

Alliance to Fight the 40
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
American Airlines Group
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
American Benefits Council
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
AT&T
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
CancerCare
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Cigna
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Corporate Health Care Coalition
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Express Scripts
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Financial Engines
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
First Focus Campaign for Children
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Government Finance Officers Association
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Health Action Council
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Immune Deficiency Foundation
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
International Association of Fire Fighters
International Association of Fire Fighters (2017, January 11). Cadillac Tax Repeal Bill Introduced: One of First in New Congress. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from International Association of Fire Fighters.
Laborers' International Union of North America
Laborers' International Union of North America (2017, January 10). Strong Bipartisan Support for Repeal of the Cadillac Tax Encouraging for Working Class Americans. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Laborers' International Union of North America.
Lockton Companies
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Mercer, Inc.
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
National Association of Counties
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
National Association of Health Underwriters
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
National Electrical Contractors Association
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
New York Life
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
NTCA - The Rural Broadband Association
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Pfizer
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Procter & Gamble
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Public Service Enterprise Group
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Society for Human Resource Management
Miller, Stephen (2017, January 10). SHRM Supports New Push to Repeal ‘Cadillac Tax’. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Society for Human Resource Management.
Southern Company
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
The Church Alliance
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
UNITE HERE
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
Willis Towers Watson
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.
WorldatWork
Alliance to Fight the 40 (2017, January 11). Thank you! @SenDeanHeller and @MartinHeinrich for leading the effort to repeal the #CadillacTax. Retrieved January 11, 2017, from Twitter.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 115th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$747,200$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$757,363$0
John BarrassoRWY$538,983$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$1,913,938$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$917,064$0
Roy BluntRMO$1,483,850$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$2,155,363$0
John BoozmanRAR$360,709$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,294,050$0
Richard BurrRNC$1,339,987$0
Maria CantwellDWA$459,298$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$911,084$0
Ben CardinDMD$880,940$0
Tom CarperDDE$874,223$0
Bob CaseyDPA$1,315,504$0
Bill CassidyRLA$1,043,345$0
William Thad CochranRMS$493,197$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$577,300$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$677,229$0
Bob CorkerRTN$1,158,169$0
John CornynRTX$1,262,700$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$632,497$0
Tom CottonRAR$861,229$0
Mike CrapoRID$1,014,694$0
Ted CruzRTX$828,171$0
Steve DainesRMT$550,123$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$860,538$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$1,066,317$0
Dick DurbinDIL$881,155$0
Mike EnziRWY$492,894$0
Joni ErnstRIA$266,218$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$519,254$0
Deb FischerRNE$489,970$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$706,209$0
Al FrankenDMN$638,755$0
Cory GardnerRCO$1,124,898$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$1,694,778$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$863,918$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$760,176$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$581,518$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$543,666$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,672,619$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$570,428$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$662,828$0
Dean HellerRNV$923,313$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$438,168$0
John HoevenRND$317,250$0
Jim InhofeROK$255,550$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$1,064,645$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$1,113,484$0
Tim KaineDVA$1,679,490$0
John KennedyRLA$175,400$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$253,955$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$708,244$0
James LankfordROK$543,380$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$259,340$0
Mike LeeRUT$368,726$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$657,300$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$1,297,643$0
John McCainRAZ$872,927$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,118,785$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$2,823,938$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,394,093$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$387,412$0
Jerry MoranRKS$560,655$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$744,961$0
Chris MurphyDCT$1,168,360$0
Patty MurrayDWA$1,247,756$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,068,406$0
Rand PaulRKY$431,725$0
David PerdueRGA$794,449$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$1,542,056$0
Rob PortmanROH$2,451,779$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$485,525$0
Jim RischRID$177,458$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$752,939$0
Mike RoundsRSD$561,302$0
Marco RubioRFL$1,320,189$0
Bernie SandersIVT$115,360$0
Ben SasseRNE$544,088$0
Brian SchatzDHI$735,308$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$2,726,205$0
Tim ScottRSC$1,981,656$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$131,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$574,324$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$616,800$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,047,668$0
Dan SullivanRAK$573,317$0
Jon TesterDMT$1,338,960$0
John ThuneRSD$1,074,328$0
Thom TillisRNC$754,300$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$2,435,781$0
Tom UdallDNM$556,344$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$1,899,306$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,834,578$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,293,632$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$464,754$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$359,702$0
Ron WydenDOR$1,589,523$0
Todd YoungRIN$1,030,653$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$747,200$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$757,363$0
John BarrassoRWY$538,983$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$1,913,938$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$917,064$0
Roy BluntRMO$1,483,850$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$2,155,363$0
John BoozmanRAR$360,709$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,294,050$0
Richard BurrRNC$1,339,987$0
Maria CantwellDWA$459,298$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$911,084$0
Ben CardinDMD$880,940$0
Tom CarperDDE$874,223$0
Bob CaseyDPA$1,315,504$0
Bill CassidyRLA$1,043,345$0
William Thad CochranRMS$493,197$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$577,300$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$677,229$0
Bob CorkerRTN$1,158,169$0
John CornynRTX$1,262,700$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$632,497$0
Tom CottonRAR$861,229$0
Mike CrapoRID$1,014,694$0
Ted CruzRTX$828,171$0
Steve DainesRMT$550,123$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$860,538$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$1,066,317$0
Dick DurbinDIL$881,155$0
Mike EnziRWY$492,894$0
Joni ErnstRIA$266,218$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$519,254$0
Deb FischerRNE$489,970$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$706,209$0
Al FrankenDMN$638,755$0
Cory GardnerRCO$1,124,898$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$1,694,778$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$863,918$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$760,176$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$581,518$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$543,666$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,672,619$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$570,428$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$662,828$0
Dean HellerRNV$923,313$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$438,168$0
John HoevenRND$317,250$0
Jim InhofeROK$255,550$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$1,064,645$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$1,113,484$0
Tim KaineDVA$1,679,490$0
John KennedyRLA$175,400$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$253,955$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$708,244$0
James LankfordROK$543,380$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$259,340$0
Mike LeeRUT$368,726$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$657,300$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$1,297,643$0
John McCainRAZ$872,927$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,118,785$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$2,823,938$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,394,093$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$387,412$0
Jerry MoranRKS$560,655$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$744,961$0
Chris MurphyDCT$1,168,360$0
Patty MurrayDWA$1,247,756$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,068,406$0
Rand PaulRKY$431,725$0
David PerdueRGA$794,449$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$1,542,056$0
Rob PortmanROH$2,451,779$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$485,525$0
Jim RischRID$177,458$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$752,939$0
Mike RoundsRSD$561,302$0
Marco RubioRFL$1,320,189$0
Bernie SandersIVT$115,360$0
Ben SasseRNE$544,088$0
Brian SchatzDHI$735,308$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$2,726,205$0
Tim ScottRSC$1,981,656$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$131,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$574,324$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$616,800$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,047,668$0
Dan SullivanRAK$573,317$0
Jon TesterDMT$1,338,960$0
John ThuneRSD$1,074,328$0
Thom TillisRNC$754,300$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$2,435,781$0
Tom UdallDNM$556,344$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$1,899,306$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,834,578$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,293,632$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$464,754$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$359,702$0
Ron WydenDOR$1,589,523$0
Todd YoungRIN$1,030,653$0

Interest Groups that support this bill

$ Donated
Security brokers & investment companies$22,158,997
Insurance companies, brokers & agents$10,086,407
Pharmaceutical manufacturing$8,462,174
Life insurance$7,656,447
Business services$7,299,025
Civil servant/public employee$5,314,211
Gas & Electric Utilities$4,642,784
Accident & health insurance$4,334,256
Telephone utilities$3,877,453
Building trades unions$3,391,827
Financial services & consulting$2,682,534
Airlines$2,367,217
Health care services$2,332,643
Health, Education & Human Resources$1,301,811
Telecommunications$1,073,353
Toiletries & cosmetics$974,981
Electrical contractors$970,405
Children's rights$676,236
Rural electric cooperatives$665,084
General business associations$660,023
Health & welfare policy$632,146
Police & firefighters unions & associations$618,368
Churches, clergy & religious organizations$563,462
General commercial unions$340,445
Municipal & county government organizations$250

Interest Groups that oppose this bill

$ Donated
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