Washington, D.C. (WSYR-TV/CNN) - On Sunday, House Republicans voted on an amended spending plan that would delay the Affordable Care Act for a year and wipe out its tax on medical devices, increasing the chances of a government shutdown.
The bill now goes back to the Senate, which had already stripped a provision from the bill that defunded Obama's signature health care law before it went back to the Republican-controlled House.
The government shutdown will occur if Senate Democrats reject the move and President Barack Obama vetos the measure, as is expected.
Without a deal, a government shutdown will begin at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday.
The Senate is not expected to reconvene until Monday afternoon, leaving little time for the two chambers to work out their differences and continue to keep the government running.