CCAGW Annual Ratings

Independent Payment Advisory Board Repeal – Passage


Passage of the bill that would repeal provisions of the 2010 health care overhaul that provide for the creation of Independent Payment Advisory Board, which would recommend cost-cutting measures if Medicare spending exceeds a target growth rate. It would restore the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission, which would make non-binding recommendations related to controlling health care costs associated with Medicare.

Vote Number: 
House Vote 604
Bill Number: 
HR 849
CCAGW Position: 
Vote Results: 
Passed 307-111 : R 231-0; D 76-111