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(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Hire More Heroes Act of 2015

This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to add a provision to exempt any employee with coverage under a health care program administered by the Department of Defense, including the TRICARE program, or by the Veterans Administration, from classification as an eligible employee of an applicable large employer for purposes of the employer mandate under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to provide such employees with minimum essential health care coverage.

Policy Area

Transportation and Public Works

Legislative Terms

  • accidents
  • accounting and auditing
  • administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • advisory bodies
  • africa
  • air quality
  • alternative and renewable resources
  • appropriations
  • arizona
  • aviation and airports
  • bank accounts, deposits, capital
  • banking and financial institutions regulation
  • business investment and capital
  • business records
  • canada
  • civil actions and liability
  • climate change and greenhouse gases
  • commemorative events and holidays
  • commuting
  • competitiveness, trade promotion, trade deficits
  • comprehensive health care
  • computers and information technology
  • congressional oversight
  • consumer affairs
  • consumer credit
  • corporate finance and management
  • credit and credit markets
  • currency
  • customs enforcement
  • debt collection
  • department of energy
  • department of transportation
  • department of the treasury
  • disaster relief and insurance
  • drug, alcohol, tobacco use
  • electric power generation and transmission
  • elementary and secondary education
  • emergency planning and evacuation
  • employee benefits and pensions
  • energy storage, supplies, demand
  • environmental assessment, monitoring, research
  • executive agency funding and structure
  • export-import bank of the united states
  • federal energy regulatory commission (ferc)
  • federal reserve system
  • federal officials
  • financial services and investments
  • fraud offenses and financial crimes
  • freedom of information
  • government buildings, facilities, and property
  • government corporations and government-sponsored enterprises
  • government employee pay, benefits, personnel management
  • government ethics and transparency, public corruption
  • government information and archives
  • government lending and loan guarantees
  • government studies and investigations
  • government trust funds
  • hazardous wastes and toxic substances
  • health care costs and insurance
  • health care coverage and access
  • historic sites and heritage areas
  • homelessness and emergency shelter
  • housing and community development funding
  • housing finance and home ownership
  • housing supply and affordability
  • hunting and fishing
  • hybrid, electric, and advanced technology vehicles
  • indian lands and resources rights
  • inflation and prices
  • infrastructure development
  • insects
  • insurance industry and regulation
  • interest, dividends, interest rates
  • intergovernmental relations
  • internal revenue service (irs)
  • international organizations and cooperation
  • internet and video services
  • judicial review and appeals
  • land use and conservation
  • latin america
  • lease and rental services
  • licensing and registrations
  • life, casualty, property insurance
  • low- and moderate-income housing
  • manufacturing
  • marine and inland water transportation
  • metals
  • mexico
  • military medicine
  • motor carriers
  • motor vehicles
  • national railroad passenger corporation (amtrak)
  • navigation, waterways, harbors
  • office of management and budget (omb)
  • oil and gas
  • outdoor recreation
  • pedestrians and bicycling
  • performance measurement
  • pipelines
  • pollution liability
  • product safety and quality
  • public contracts and procurement
  • public housing
  • public transit
  • public utilities and utility rates
  • public-private cooperation
  • railroads
  • regional and metropolitan planning
  • research administration and funding
  • research and development
  • residential rehabilitation and home repair
  • right of privacy
  • roads and highways
  • rural conditions and development
  • sales and excise taxes
  • securities
  • securities and exchange commission (sec)
  • separation, divorce, custody, support
  • small business
  • state and local government operations
  • strategic materials and reserves
  • tax administration and collection, taxpayers
  • telephone and wireless communication
  • texas
  • trade agreements and negotiations
  • transfer and inheritance taxes
  • transportation costs
  • transportation programs funding
  • transportation safety and security
  • user charges and fees
  • veterans' medical care
  • visas and passports
  • water resources funding
  • water use and supply
  • wildlife conservation and habitat protection