New Cosponsor — Nov 5, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. John Kline [R-MN2]
The bill now has 29 cosponsors (29 Republicans).
Jan 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on January 14, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Minnesota's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2009
Length: 5 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve health care choice by providing for the tax deductibility of medical expenses by individuals.
1/14/2009--Introduced.Health Care Freedom of Choice Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow the tax deduction for medical expenses without the gross income percentage limitation. Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 636 (110th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 502”). 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. 502 — 111th Congress: Health Care Freedom of Choice Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr502
“H.R. 502 — 111th Congress: Health Care Freedom of Choice Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr502>
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