H.R. 2835 (113th): Restoring Access to Medication Act of 2013


Jul 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lynn Jenkins

Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2013
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the amendments made by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act which disqualify expenses for over-the-counter drugs under health savings accounts and health flexible spending arrangements.

Summary (CRS)

7/25/2013--Introduced.Restoring Access to Medication Act of 2013 - Repeals provisions of the Internal Revenue Code, as added by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, that limit payments for medications ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 25, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2835”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


39 cosponsors (33R, 6D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5842 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 31, 2012

H.R. 1270 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 17, 2015

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