H.R. 14148 (94th): A bill to amend the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide that the taxes presently imposed for medicare purposes shall be added to the taxes imposed for purposes of the OASDI program to assist in financing such program, and to provide that the medicare program shall hereafter be financed from general revenues rather than through such taxes.


Jun 2, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 2, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jerry Litton

Representative for Missouri's 6th congressional district


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6/2/1976--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to repeal the hospital insurance tax levied on self-employment income, wages earned by employees, and wages paid by employers.Increases the rate of the ... Read more >

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Jun 2, 1976

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