New Cosponsor — Nov 18, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Theodore Deutch [D-FL21]
The bill now has 50 cosponsors (26 Democrats, 24 Republicans).
Mar 5, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 5, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Wisconsin's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2013
Length: 6 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat certain amounts paid for physical activity, fitness, and exercise as amounts paid for medical care.
3/5/2013--Introduced.Personal Health Investment Today Act of 2013 or the PHIT Act of 2013 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a medical care tax deduction for up to $1,000 ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2105 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 956”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 956 — 113th Congress: Personal Health Investment Today Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr956
“H.R. 956 — 113th Congress: Personal Health Investment Today Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr956>
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