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USHB179IntroMiners Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (SMCRA) to transfer certain funds to the Multiemployer Health Benefit Plan and the 1974 United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) Pension Plan to provid...
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2017-02-10
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USHB277IntroAmerican Health Care Reform Act of 2017
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2017-02-10
To House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Committee
USHB937IntroUniversal Savings Account Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow for the establishment of Universal Savings Accounts. These accounts shall be tax-exempt and may be opened by any individual who is at least 18 years of age and a U.S. c...
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2017-02-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB929IntroSmall Business Start-up Savings Accounts Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide for tax-preferred Small Business Start-up Savings Accounts to pay for trade or business expenses, including the purchase of equipment or facili...
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2017-02-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSR51IntroA resolution recognizing the contributions of Federal employees and pledging to oppose efforts to reduce Federal workforce pay and benefits, eliminate civil service employment protections, undermine collective bargaining, and increase the use of non-...
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2017-02-06
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB782IntroFamily Care Savings Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the amount of the tax exclusion for employer-provided dependent care assistance to $10,000 in a taxable year and to provide for an inflation adjustment to such increased a...
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2017-02-01
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB795IntroEmployer Participation in Student Loan Assistance Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend the tax exclusion for employer-provided educational assistance to include payments of qualified education loans by an employer to either an emp...
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2017-02-01
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB265IntroFinancial Services Conflict of Interest Act
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2017-02-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB7EngrossNo Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2017 TITLE I--PROHIBITING FEDERALLY FUNDED ABORTIONS (Sec. 101) This bill makes permanent the prohibition on the use of federal funds, including funds in the budget of the...
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2017-01-31
Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.
USHB775IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to inflation adjust the $5,000 limitation with respect to dependent care assistance programs and flexible spending arrangements. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide for an annual adjustment...
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2017-01-31
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB764IntroHousing America's Workforce Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow employers a business-related tax credit for up to 50% (100% for small business employers) of the qualified housing expenses paid for the benefit of their empl...
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2017-01-31
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB771IntroEqual Access to Abortion Coverage in Health Insurance (EACH Woman) Act of 2017 This bill requires the federal government: (1) to ensure coverage for abortion care in public health insurance programs including Medicaid, Medicare, and the Children's He...
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2017-01-31
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB164IntroIncreasing Access to Voluntary Screening for HIV/AIDS and STIs Act of 2017
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2017-01-25
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB421IntroAllowing Greater Access to Safe and Effective Contraception Act This bill requires the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to prioritize review of supplemental drug applications (applications to modify the approved use of a drug) for contraceptive dru...
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2017-01-25
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB628IntroGuaranteed Health Coverage for Pre-Existing Conditions Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to maintain, upon repeal of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the health care provisions of the Health Care and Educati...
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2017-01-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB208IntroPACE Act Promoting Affordable Childcare for Everyone Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax credit for expenses for household and dependent care services necessary for gainful employment (known as the Child and Depend...
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2017-01-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB138IntroProtecting Employees and Retirees in Business Bankruptcies Act of 2017
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2017-01-23
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USSB184IntroNo Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2017 This bill makes permanent the prohibition on the use of federal funds, including funds in the budget of the District of Columbia, for abortion or health coverage that...
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2017-01-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB67IntroSocial Security Safety Dividend Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to disburse a $250 cash payment to recipients of Social Security benefits, Supplemental Security Income benefits (under title XVI of the Social Security Act)...
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2017-01-19
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Committee
USSB175IntroMiners Protection Act of 2017
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2017-01-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB176IntroNew IDEA Act New Illegal Deduction Elimination Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to deny a tax deduction for wages and benefits paid to or on behalf of an unauthorized alien. The bill also extends to six years the period for assessing an...
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2017-01-13
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB167IntroTeacher Victims' Family Assistance Act of 2017
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2017-01-13
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB561IntroSmall Business Job Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, as amended by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, to redefine "applicable large employer," for purposes of the mandate requiring employers to provide he...
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2017-01-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB529Intro529 and ABLE Account Improvement Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to modify the tax treatment of qualified tuition programs (known as 529 plans) and ABLE accounts. (Tax-favored ABLE [Achieving a Better Life Experience] accounts ...
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2017-01-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB35IntroHealth Savings Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to health savings accounts (HSAs), to: (1) allow an additional tax deduction for amounts paid to the HSA of a taxpayer's child or grandchild; (2) allow a rollover of ...
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2017-01-12
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB432IntroSmall Business Tax Credit Accessibility Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the small employer health care insurance tax credit, to: (1) revise the definition of "eligible small employer" to mean an employer with not more ...
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2017-01-11
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB93IntroAllowing Greater Access to Safe and Effective Contraception Act This bill requires the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to prioritize review of supplemental drug applications (applications to modify the approved use of a drug) for contraceptive dru...
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2017-01-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB58IntroMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal, beginning with taxable years beginning after December 31, 2017, the excise tax on employer-sponsored health care coverage for which there is an ...
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2017-01-09
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB386IntroWorking Parents Tax Relief Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) increase from $5,000 to $7,500 (adjusted for inflation after 2017) the amount of employer-provided dependent care assistance that an employee may exclude from gross inc...
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2017-01-09
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB355IntroProtecting American Families' Retirement Advice Act This bill delays for two years the effective date of the Department of Labor rule published on April 8, 2016, relating to the definition of the term "fiduciary" and the conflict of interest rule wit...
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2017-01-06
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB40IntroMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal, beginning with taxable years beginning after December 31, 2017, the excise tax on employer-sponsored health care coverage for which there is an ...
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2017-01-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB25IntroRight Start Child Care and Education Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) increase the rates and maximum allowable amount of the tax credit for employer-provided child care facilities; (2) increase the eligibility threshold ...
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2017-01-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB285IntroHealthcare Tax Relief and Mandate Repeal Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal the requirements added by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act that: (1) individuals purchase and maintain minimum essential health care cover...
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2017-01-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB287IntroStudent Job Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude students who are employed by an institution of higher education (IHE) and carrying what the school considers a full-time academic workload at the IHE from being ...
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2017-01-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB29IntroFair RETIRE Act Fair Return for Employees on Their Initial Retirement Earned Act of 2017
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2017-01-04
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB32IntroROSIE Act Realizing Opportunity for Spouses in Employment Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exempt the spouses of active duty members of the Armed Forces from being counted as employees to determine if an employer is an applicable lar...
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2017-01-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB173IntroMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal, beginning with taxable years beginning after December 31, 2017, the excise tax on employer-sponsored health care coverage for which there is an ...
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2017-01-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB108IntroStudent Loan Repayment Assistance Act of 2017
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2017-01-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB98IntroAmend the Code for Marriage Equality Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code (IRC), the Social Security Act (SSAct), and other federal laws (including provisions concerning workers' compensation, retirement benefits, disability and dea...
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2017-01-03
To House Judiciary Committee
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