New Cosponsor — Sep 14, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Steve Womack [R-AR3]
The bill now has 27 cosponsors (15 Democrats, 12 Republicans).
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.
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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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2649>
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