H.R. 5923 (110th): Patients’ Health Care Reform Act

Introduced:

Apr 29, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 29, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Shadegg

Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 29, 2008
Length: 152 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2203 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 5, 2005

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5923” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Apr 29, 2008

Details

Cosponsors
20 cosponsors (20R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health
Health

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Votes

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