About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to deny the deduction for expenses paid by an employer for a group health plan if the plan discriminates against adopted children.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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May 24, 1990
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Nov 22, 1991
Reintroduced Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3892 (102nd).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4940”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
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H.R. 3892 (102nd)
was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 22, 1991
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4940 — 101st Congress: Adopted Children Health Insurance Fairness Act of 1990. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr4940
“H.R. 4940 — 101st Congress: Adopted Children Health Insurance Fairness Act of 1990.” www.GovTrack.us. 1990. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr4940>
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