H.R. 5115 (109th): U.S. Healthcare Technologies Competitiveness Act of 2006


Apr 6, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 6, 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: Apr 6, 2006
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modernize the tax treatment of biomedical research corporations.

Summary (CRS)

4/6/2006--Introduced.U.S. Healthcare Technologies Competitiveness Act of 2006 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide tax incentives for investment in biomedical research corporations and related entities, by:(1) exempting investors in ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 6, 2006

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5115”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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