H.R. 1004 (112th): Health Flexible Spending Arrangements Improvements Act of 2012


Mar 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 31, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles Boustany Jr.

Representative for Louisiana's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 5, 2012
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase participation in medical flexible spending arrangements.

Summary (CRS)

6/5/2012--Reported to House amended.Health Flexible Spending Arrangements Improvements Act of 2012 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a distribution to a participant in a flexible spending arrangement (FSA) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 10, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 31, 2012
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1004”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


32 cosponsors (25R, 7D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1404 (Related)
Medical FSA Improvement Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 21, 2011

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