H.R.5126 - Helping Save Americans' Health Care Choices Act of 2010111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Fleming, John [R-LA-4] (Introduced 04/22/2010)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||04/22/2010 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5126 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/22/2010)
Helping Save Americans' Health Care Choices Act of 2010 - Repeals provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) providing for: (1) an increased penalty for distributions from a health savings account or Archer medical savings account not used for qualified medical expenses; (2) a restriction of payments from health savings accounts, Archer medical savings accounts, and health flexible spending arrangements for medications to prescription drugs or insulin; and (3) a $2,500 limitation on annual salary reduction contributions to health flexible spending arrangements under cafeteria plans.
Amends PPACA to treat a high deductible health plan as a qualified health plan for purposes of such Act.