To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve health care choice by providing for the tax deductibility of medical expenses by individuals.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 14, 2009
Length: 5 pages
Jan 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 14, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 23, 2007
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 636 (110th).
Jan 14, 2009
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H.R. 502 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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