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USSB1343IntroCharities Helping Americans Regularly Throughout the Year Act of 2017
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2017-06-13
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1628EngrossAmerican Health Care Act of 2017 American Health Care Act of 2017 TITLE I--ENERGY AND COMMERCE Subtitle A--Patient Access to Public Health Programs (Sec. 101) This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) to eliminate fundin...
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2017-06-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 120.
USSB1321IntroAffordable Retirement Advice Protection Act
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2017-06-08
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2856IntroCombating BDS Act of 2017 This bill allows a state or local government to adopt and enforce measures to divest its assets from, prohibit investment of its assets in, or restrict contracting with: (1) an entity that engages in a commerce- or investmen...
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2017-06-08
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2808IntroFirst Time Homeowner Savings Plan Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase from $10,000 to $25,000 the maximum amount that may be withdrawn, without penalty, from a qualified retirement plan for purposes of assisting a first-time ho...
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2017-06-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB419PassPublic Safety Officers' Benefits Improvement Act of 2017
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2017-06-02
Became Public Law No: 115-36. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1238IntroVolunteer Responder Incentive Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax exclusion for benefits paid to volunteer firefighters and emergency medical providers by states and local governments, to: (1) increa...
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2017-05-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2745IntroHealthy MOM Act Healthy Maternity and Obstetric Medicine Act
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2017-05-25
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USSB1239IntroLOSAP CAP Act Length of Service Award Program Cap Adjustment Priority Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the limit on accruals for length of service award plans (LOSAPs). (Under current law, plans paying solely length of servi...
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2017-05-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2618IntroWorking Families Relief Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase and expand tax incentives for employer-provided dependent care assistance. The bill increases the limit on the amount excludible from the gross income of an employee f...
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2017-05-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2559IntroBike to Work Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to include a bicycle sharing system as a mass transit facility for purposes of the tax exclusion of employer-paid commuting expenses. The bill defines "bicycle sharing system" as a p...
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2017-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2552IntroSenior Citizens Tax Elimination Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal the inclusion of any Social Security or tier I railroad retirement benefits in gross income for income tax purposes. The bill also: (1) appropriates funds to cov...
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2017-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2533IntroWorking Parents Flexibility Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to establish a tax-exempt parental leave savings account for the care of a child, to which an individual taxpayer who has earned income from employment during the past...
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2017-05-18
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHJR66PassDisapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by States for non-governmental employees. This joint resolution nullifies a rule submitted by the Department of Labor's Employee Benefits Security...
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2017-05-17
Became Public Law No: 115-35. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1080IntroVested Employee Pension Benefit Protection Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow employees in the building and construction industry who have attained age 55 and are not separated from employment to make distributions from certain t...
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2017-05-09
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB244PassHIRE Vets Act Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) Provides that references to "this Act" included in any division of this bill refer only to the provisions of the division unless the bill e...
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2017-05-05
Became Public Law No: 115-31.
USHB2357IntroUnited States Employee Ownership Bank Act
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2017-05-04
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2306IntroPutting Main Street FIRST Act Putting Main Street FIRST: Finishing Irresponsible Reckless Speculative Trading Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to impose a .03% excise tax on the purchase of a security if: (1) such purchase occurs on, or...
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2017-05-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHJR99PassMaking further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. This joint resolution amends the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2017 to provide continuing FY2017 appropriations for most federal agencies through the earlier of M...
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2017-04-28
Became Public Law No: 115-30. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2187IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify the treatment of certain retirement plan contributions picked up by governmental employers.
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2017-04-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2171IntroTaxpayer Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to establish additional requirements and procedures for collecting taxes, regulating tax preparers, responding to identity theft, and assisting low-income taxpayers. The bill ...
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2017-04-26
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2117IntroMulti-Employer Pension Plan Partnership Act of 2017
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2017-04-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USSB940IntroSEAL Act Shrinking Emergency Account Losses Act of 2017
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2017-04-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2140IntroRight 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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2017-04-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHJR67PassDisapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by qualified State political subdivisions for non-governmental employees. This joint resolution nullifies a rule submitted by the Department of La...
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2017-04-13
Became Public Law No: 115-24. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2092IntroPromotion and Expansion of Private Employee Ownership Act of 2017
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2017-04-12
To House Small Business Committee
USSB893IntroSMART Act Simplified, Manageable, And Responsible Tax Act
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2017-04-07
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1304EngrossSelf-Insurance Protection Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), and the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from the definition of "health insurance coverage" a stop-loss policy ...
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2017-04-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2030IntroSavings Enhancement by Alleviating Leakage in 401(k) Savings Act
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2017-04-06
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1991IntroProtecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude services rendered by bona-fide volunteers providing firefighting and prevention services, emergency medical services, or ambulance se...
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2017-04-06
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2055IntroLifetime Income Disclosure Act This bill amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to require pension benefit statements to include a lifetime income disclosure at least once during any 12-month period. The disclosure must se...
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2017-04-06
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USSB868IntroLifetime Income Disclosure Act This bill amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to require pension benefit statements to include a lifetime income disclosure at least once during any 12-month period. The disclosure must se...
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2017-04-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1343EngrossEncouraging Employee Ownership Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Securities and Exchange Commission to increase, from $5 million to $10 million, the 12-month sales threshold beyond which an issuer is required to provide investors with addit...
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2017-04-05
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB1959IntroChild and Dependent Care FSA Enhancement Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase to $7,500 the amount of employer-provided dependent care assistance that an employee may exclude from gross income. The bill allows an annual inflatio...
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2017-04-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1896IntroABLE to Work Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to ABLE accounts (tax-exempt savings accounts for persons with a disability), to allow: (1) an ABLE account beneficiary to make additional contributions to an ABLE acco...
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2017-04-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB818IntroABLE to Work Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to ABLE accounts (tax-exempt savings accounts for persons with a disability), to allow: (1) an ABLE account beneficiary to make additional contributions to an ABLE acco...
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2017-04-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB796IntroEmployer Participation in Repayment Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to expand the tax exclusion for employer-provided educational assistance to include an employer's payments to an employee or lender for the principal or intere...
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2017-03-30
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1792IntroExpanding Employee Ownership Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from the gross income of an employee: (1) shares of employer securities received in a qualified employee stock distribution as compensation for services th...
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2017-03-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1613IntroHELP for Coal Miners Health Care Act of 2017 Helping Ensure Long-Term Protection for Coal Miners Health Care Act of 2017 This bill amends the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (SMCRA) to transfer certain funds to the Multiemployer He...
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2017-03-27
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USHB1606IntroDOC Access Act Dentist and Optometric Care Access Act
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2017-03-24
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1720IntroLOSAP CAP Act Length of Service Award Program Cap Adjustment Priority Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the limit on accruals for length of service award plans (LOSAPs). (Under current law, plans paying solely length of servi...
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2017-03-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1101EngrossSmall Business Health Fairness Act of 2017 This bill amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to provide for the establishment and governance of association health plans (AHPs), which are group health plans sponsored by busi...
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2017-03-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1696IntroS Corporation Modernization Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax treatment of S corporations, to: allow a nonresident alien to be a qualifying beneficiary of an electing small business trust (ESBT), which is...
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2017-03-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB711IntroS Corporation Modernization Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax treatment of S corporations, to: allow a nonresident alien to be a qualifying beneficiary of an electing small business trust (ESBT), which is...
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2017-03-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB695IntroA bill to avoid duplicative annual reporting under the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and for other purposes. This bill requires the Department of the Treasury and the Department of Labor to coo...
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2017-03-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1688IntroTo avoid duplicative annual reporting under the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and for other purposes. This bill requires the Department of the Treasury and the Department of Labor to cooperate ...
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2017-03-22
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB1656IntroHELP for Students and Parents Act Higher Education Loan Payments for Students and Parents Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to expand the tax exclusion for employer-provided educational assistance programs to exclude from the gross incom...
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2017-03-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1175IntroHealth Savings Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to health savings accounts (HSAs), to: rename high deductible health plans as HSA-qualified health plans; allow spouses who have both attained age 55 to make catch-up...
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2017-03-16
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB760IntroPostal Service Financial Improvement Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of the Treasury to: (1) invest a specified percentage of the Postal Service Retiree Health Benefits Fund, using one or more qualified professional asset managers, in i...
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2017-03-16
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB1575IntroAddiction Recovery through Family Health Accounts Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to permit taxpayers to use tax-favored health reimbursement arrangements, health flexible spending arrangements, health savings accounts, and Archer medi...
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2017-03-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
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