H.R. 3472 (97th): Basic Health Insurance Tax Credit Act


May 6, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 6, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Wayne Grisham

Representative for California's 33rd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide individuals a refundable income tax credit for premiums paid for basic health insurance and a deduction from gross income for certain additional medical expenses.

Summary (CRS)

5/6/1981--Introduced.Basic Health Insurance Tax Credit Act - States as the purpose of this Act the establishment of a system of protection against medical costs and the involvement of the private ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 6, 1981

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