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WASHINGTON, D.C. — The House of Representatives today passed H.R. 596, legislation that repeals the President’s health care law and directs three House Committees, including the Energy and Commerce Committee, to develop patient-centered legislation to replace the law. Upon passage, Energy and Commerce Committee member Leonard Lance (NJ-07) issued the following statement:
Lance: “The White House Should Sign This Commonsense Revision to ObamaCare Into Law”
WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) tonight hailed passage of H.R. 33, the “Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act,” which would exempt volunteer fire and other EMS personnel from the employer mandate under ObamaCare. The unanimous bipartisan vote marks the third revision to the President’s health care law passed by the new Congress.
House Passes Bill To Restore Traditional Definition of Full-Time Employment Under Obamacare
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today joined a strong bipartisan majority in the House of Representatives in passing H.R. 30, the "Save American Workers Act," which would restore the traditional definition of full-time employment to 40 hours per week under Obamacare.
Lawmaker also sends letter to Administration on preparedness efforts
FLEMINGTON, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today toured ClorDiSys Solutions, Inc., a Readington company whose technology is being used for a number of applications in the effort to stop the spread of the Ebola virus in West Africa as well as the United States.
“Studies have shown women are not fully informed of their care options. Vital information should be accessible to all women.”
FLEMINGTON, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today joined the bipartisan original cosponsors of the Breast Cancer Patient Education Act in a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell calling for the Department to take more steps to better educate women on all the options available after breast cancer diagnosis.