H.R.4260 - Health Research Act of 1994103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Coyne, William J. [D-PA-14] (Introduced 04/20/1994)|
|Committees:||House - Government Operations; Energy and Commerce; Rules; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||05/10/1994 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health and the Environment. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4260 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/20/1994)
Health Research Act of 1994 - Establishes in the Treasury the National Fund for Health Research. Requires regional and corporate health alliances formed under a comprehensive health care reform program to set aside and transfer specified amounts each calendar year into the Fund.
Amends the Internal Revenue Code to authorize individuals (other than nonresident aliens) to designate for payment into the Fund at least $1 of a cash contribution or of any tax overpayment made.
Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to distribute specified amounts from the Fund for various health research activities of the National Institutes of Health and the National Center for Research Resources. Excludes Fund amounts from any budget enforcement procedures under the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 or the Balanced Budget Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 (Gramm-Rudman-Hollings Act).