H.R. 2596 (108th): Health Savings and Affordability Act of 2003

Introduced:

Jun 25, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 26, 2003 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

William “Bill” Thomas

Representative for California's 22nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2003
Length: 55 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction to individuals for amounts contributed to health savings security accounts and health savings accounts, to provide for the disposition of unused health benefits in cafeteria plans and flexible spending arrangements, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 25, 2003
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 26, 2003
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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