H.R. 5559 (110th): Long-Term Care and Retirement Security Act of 2008

Introduced:

Mar 6, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 6, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Adam Putnam

Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2008
Length: 19 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 6, 2008
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
13 cosponsors (11R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 897 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 2009

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