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Key Votes

HR 4279 - Small Business Health Fairness Act of 2004 - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Ed Markey voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Placed on Calendar (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (273-152) - (Key vote)

Title: Small Business Health Fairness Act of 2004

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that would allow an employee to carry up to $500 of unused flexible spending health dollars over to the following year.

Highlights:
  • Provides that funds could either be contributed to a health savings account, or forwarded to next year's plan without affecting the status of the plan as a tax-exempt employee benefit (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Small Business Health Fairness Act of 2004

Sponsors

  • James O. 'Jim' McCrery III (LA - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

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