H.R. 436 (112th): Health Care Cost Reduction Act of 2012

Introduced:

Jan 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 7, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Erik Paulsen

Representative for Minnesota's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 12, 2012
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on medical devices.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 25, 2011
 
Introduced

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May 31, 2012
 
Reported by Committee

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Jun 7, 2012
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
240 cosponsors (229R, 11D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Jun 7, 2012 5:04 p.m.
Passed 270/146

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.R. 5906 (Related)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 7, 2012

H.Res. 679 (Related)
Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 436) to amend the Internal Revenue Code ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 7, 2012

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