To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the exemption for telehealth services from certain high deductible health plan rules, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Bradley “Brad” Schneider
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 8, 2021
Length: 5 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
This bill was introduced on October 8, 2021, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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7 Cosponsors (6 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
“Schneider, Wenstrup Introduce Bipartisan Primary and Virtual Care Affordability Act”
— Rep. Bradley “Brad” Schneider [D-IL10] (Sponsor) on Oct 18, 2021
Oct 8, 2021
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H.R. 5541 (117th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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