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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Mar 6, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on March 6, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2008
Length: 19 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals a deduction for qualified long-term care insurance premiums, use of such insurance under cafeteria plans and flexible spending arrangements, and a credit for individuals with long-term care needs.
3/6/2008--Introduced.Long-Term Care and Retirement Security Act of 2008 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) allow a tax deduction from gross income for long-term care insurance premiums; (2) include ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 897 (111th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5559”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5559 — 110th Congress: Long-Term Care and Retirement Security Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5559
“H.R. 5559 — 110th Congress: Long-Term Care and Retirement Security Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5559>
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