New Cosponsor — Sep 14, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Steve Womack [R-AR3]
The bill now has 27 cosponsors (15 Democrats, 12 Republicans).
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Jul 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2011
Length: 6 pages
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2649 — 112th Congress: Personal Health Investment Today Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2649
“H.R. 2649 — 112th Congress: Personal Health Investment Today Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2649>
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