A bill 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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Mar 11, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 11, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Kansas
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Last Updated: Mar 11, 2015
Length: 2 pages
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1270 (114th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 709 (114th).
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 85.
S. 709 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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