"This tax will have tremendous consequences on individuals, working families, businesses and local governments," Turner said. "According to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office, the individual mandate alone will result in $4 billion in increased taxes a year on Americans by 2017.
The Healthcare Tax Relief and Mandate Repeal Act, H.R. 6048, has 119 Republican co-sponsors.
Republicans spent much of the day saying that the court's ruling means the only way to get rid of the 2010 healthcare law now is to vote out Democrats and repeal the law. Republicans took to the floor Thursday evening to dispute the ruling, and pledge that they would continue working on repeal.
The House has scheduled a vote in early July to repeal the law.