H.R. 4961 (109th): Self-Employed Health Care Affordability Act of 2006


Mar 15, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 15, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Melissa Hart
Representative for Pennsylvania's 4th congressional district


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Last Updated: Mar 15, 2006
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the deduction for the health insurance costs of self-employed individuals be allowed in determining self-employment tax.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 663 (Related)
Equity for Our Nation’s Self Employed Act of 2005

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 17, 2005

H.R. 727 (Related)
Self-Employed Health Equity Adjustment to Lower Tax Hindrance Act of 2005

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 9, 2005

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4961” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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Mar 15, 2006


30 cosponsors (25R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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