S. 262 (112th): A bill to repeal the excise tax on medical device manufacturers.


Feb 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Scott Brown
Senator from Massachusetts


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Last Updated: Feb 3, 2011
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Summary (CRS)
2/3/2011--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 ...

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H.R. 5906 (Related)
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H.R. 436 (Related)
Health Care Cost Reduction Act of 2012

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 7, 2012

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Feb 3, 2011


3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
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