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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 4, 2009
Length: 19 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This bill was introduced on February 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Mar 6, 2008
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5559 (110th).
Feb 4, 2009
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H.R. 897 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 897. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
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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