To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit distributions from 529 accounts for medical expenses of account owners who are veterans with disability ratings of greater than 50 percent.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 18, 2014
Length: 4 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on September 18, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)
Sep 18, 2014
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H.R. 5554 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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