H. R. 6283
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
June 28, 2018
Mr. Latta introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals only enrolled in Medicare Part A to contribute to health savings accounts.
Individuals over age 65 enrolled only in Medicare Part A allowed to contribute to health savings accounts
Section 223(b)(7) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is amended by adding at the end the following:
This paragraph shall not apply to any individual during any period for which the individual’s only entitlement to such benefits is an entitlement to hospital insurance benefits under part A of title XVIII of such Act pursuant to an enrollment for such hospital insurance benefits under section 226(a) of such Act..
The amendments made by this subsection shall apply to taxable years beginning after December 31, 2018.