New Cosponsors — Jul 10, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. Bob Goodlatte [R-VA6]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Erik Paulsen [R-MN3]
The bill now has 14 cosponsors (11 Republicans, 3 Democrats).
Feb 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on February 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 4, 2009
Length: 19 pages
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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 6, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 897 — 111th Congress: Long-Term Care and Retirement Security Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr897
“H.R. 897 — 111th Congress: Long-Term Care and Retirement Security Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. July 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr897>
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