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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
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 >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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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. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5559>
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