H.R. 734 (112th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the medical device tax, and for other purposes.


Feb 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Brian Bilbray

Representative for California's 50th congressional district



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Summary (CRS)

2/16/2011--Introduced.Repeals the provision of the Internal Revenue Code, added by the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, that imposes an excise tax on medical devices.Rescinds $39 billion of ... Read more >

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Feb 16, 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. 734”). 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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H.R. 5615 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 28, 2010

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Last Action: Jun 7, 2012

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