H.R. 2649 (112th): Personal Health Investment Today Act of 2011


Jul 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kevin Brady

Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2011
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat certain amounts paid for physical activity, fitness, and exercise as amounts paid for medical care.

Summary (CRS)

7/26/2011--Introduced.Personal Health Investment Today Act of 2011 or the PHIT Act of 2011 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a medical care tax deduction for up to $1,000 ... Read more >

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Jul 26, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2649”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


27 cosponsors (15D, 12R) (show)
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