To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals a refundable and advancable credit against income tax for health insurance costs, to allow employees who elect not to participate in employer subsidized health plans an exclusion from gross income for employer payments in lieu of such participations, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 29, 2008
Length: 152 pages
Apr 29, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 29, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 5, 2005
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2203 (109th).
Apr 29, 2008
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H.R. 5923 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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