New Cosponsor — Nov 12, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Lloyd Doggett [D-TX35]
The bill now has 35 cosponsors (33 Democrats, 2 Republicans).
Jun 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on June 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2013
Length: 9 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the exclusion from gross income for employer-provided health coverage for employees' spouses and dependent children to coverage provided to other eligible designated beneficiaries of employees.
6/25/2013--Introduced.Tax Parity for Health Plan Beneficiaries Act of 2013 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to:(1) exclude from an employee's gross income employer-provided accident and health plan benefits extended to ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2088 (112th).
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Last Action: Jun 2, 2011
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 15, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2499 — 113th Congress: Tax Parity for Health Plan Beneficiaries Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2499
“H.R. 2499 — 113th Congress: Tax Parity for Health Plan Beneficiaries Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2499>
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