GOP Bills Would Bar IRS From Implementing Health Law

Law360, New York (May 16, 2013, 8:11 PM EDT) -- Several Republican lawmakers introduced legislation this week aiming to prevent the Internal Revenue Service from implementing the Affordable Care Act, after the IRS admitted to targeting tea party and other conservative groups for audits.

The IRS is responsible for key aspects of the law, such as administering the premium tax credits to help people buy insurance on the exchanges and enforcing the individual mandate by penalizing those who do not buy insurance.

The bills each aim to block the IRS from doing its part in bringing...
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