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USHB3653IntroMaking Your Retirement Accessible Act MyRA Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to establish an employee retirement option known as a MyRA account. A MyRA account functions as a Roth Individual Retirement Account. An employee who elects to ...
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2017-08-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3648IntroVested Employee Pension Benefit Protection Act
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2017-08-11
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1628EngrossAmerican 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 funding after FY2018 for the Prevention...
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2017-07-28
Returned to the Calendar. Calendar No. 120.
USHB3632IntroPACE 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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2017-07-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3569IntroOfficer Sean Collier Campus Police Recognition Act of 2017
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2017-07-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3499IntroAutomatic IRA Act of 2017
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2017-07-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1591IntroBanking Restrictions Involving North Korea (BRINK) Act of 2017
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2017-07-19
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1589IntroPromotion and Expansion of Private Employee Ownership Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend to all domestic corporations, including S corporations, provisions allowing deferral of tax on gain from the sale of employer secur...
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2017-07-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1551IntroEconomic Freedom Zones Act of 2017
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2017-07-13
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3136IntroGraduate Student Savings Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow funds paid to an individual to aid in the pursuit of graduate or postdoctoral study or research to be saved in an Individual Retirement Account (IRA). The bill p...
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2017-06-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1444IntroEmpowering Employees through Stock Ownership Act
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2017-06-27
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3084IntroEmpowering Employees through Stock Ownership Act
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2017-06-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2999IntroPatients' Access to Treatments Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to establish cost sharing limits for health plans that cover prescription drugs and use a formulary or other tiered cost sharing structure. Such health plans ma...
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2017-06-23
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3037IntroGroup Term Life Insurance Increase Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the limit on the amount of employer-provided group term life insurance that an employee may exclude from his or her gross income for income tax purposes. Cu...
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2017-06-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2985IntroNo Carve Out for Congress Act of 2017
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2017-06-23
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2984IntroHigh Risk Pool, No Reward Act of 2017
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2017-06-23
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2986IntroGood for the Gander Act of 2017
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2017-06-23
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB3046IntroHelp All Americans Save for College 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] accoun...
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2017-06-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1379IntroGraduate Student Savings Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow funds paid to an individual to aid in the pursuit of graduate or postdoctoral study or research to be saved in an Individual Retirement Account (IRA). The bill p...
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2017-06-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2916IntroCharities Helping Americans Regularly Throughout the Year Act of 2017
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2017-06-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1343IntroCharities Helping Americans Regularly Throughout the Year Act of 2017
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2017-06-13
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2745IntroHealthy MOM Act Healthy Maternity and Obstetric Medicine Act
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2017-06-09
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
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 This bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to revise requirements for the Public Safety Officers' Benefits (PSOB) program. (The PSOB program provides death, disabil...
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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
USSB1239IntroLOSAP CAP Act Length of Service Award Program Cap Adjustment Priority Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to deferred compensation plans, to increase the limit on accruals that is required for length of service award plans (L...
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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
USHB2341IntroSERVE Act Seeking an End to Restrictions on Votive Employees Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to specify that a retirement income account provided by a church or a convention or association of churches may cover: (1) a duly ordained, co...
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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. This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to permit the treatment of certain employer contributions mad...
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2017-04-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB959IntroProtection of Social Security Benefits Restoration Act This bill amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act to prohibit the application of, and repeal authority for, administrative offsets to Social Secur...
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2017-04-27
To Senate Finance 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
USSB940IntroSEAL Act Shrinking Emergency Account Losses Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to loans made from a qualified employer plan, to: (1) extend the period for repayment of loans if a plan terminates or a plan participant...
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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
USHB2117IntroMulti-Employer Pension Plan Partnership Act of 2017 This bill amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to permit multiemployer pension plans that are in critical status and not expected to emerge from the status by the end o...
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2017-04-25
To House Education And The Workforce 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 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) extend to all domestic corporations, including S corporations, provisions allowing deferral of tax on gain from the sale of employer ...
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2017-04-12
To House Small Business Committee
USSB893IntroSMART Act Simplified, Manageable, And Responsible Tax Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to replace the marginal income tax rates with a single rate of 17% on individual taxable income. The bill redefines "taxable income" to mean the amou...
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2017-04-07
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1304EngrossSelf-Insurance Protection Act (Sec. 2) 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-los...
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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 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to loans made from a qualified employer plan, to extend the period for repayment of loans if a plan terminates or a plan partici...
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2017-04-06
To House Ways And Means Committee
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