H.R.1936 - Small Business Health Insurance Expansion Act of 2003108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Moore, Dennis [D-KS-3] (Introduced 05/01/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Small Business; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||05/09/2003 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.|
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Summary: H.R.1936 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Small Business Health Insurance Expansion Act of 2003 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) allow for the deduction of 100 percent of the health insurance costs of self-employed individuals; (2) allow, for small employers, a limited credit for the expenses of employee health insurance coverage provided under a new health plan; and (3) provide for non-profit qualified health benefit purchasing coalitions.
Introduced in House (05/01/2003)
Directs the: (1) Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a State grant program to demonstrate the effectiveness of innovative ways to increase health insurance access through market reforms and other innovations; and (2) Small Business Administration to award grants to facilitate health benefits information for small businesses.