Bill Text — Jun 5, 2012
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Mar 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 31, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Louisiana's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 5, 2012
Length: 10 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase participation in medical flexible spending arrangements.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
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. (2016). H.R. 1004 — 112th Congress: Health Flexible Spending Arrangements Improvements Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1004
“H.R. 1004 — 112th Congress: Health Flexible Spending Arrangements Improvements Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1004>
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|quote=Health Flexible Spending Arrangements Improvements Act of 2012