H.R.2529 - Restoring Access to Medication Act112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Jenkins, Lynn [R-KS-2] (Introduced 07/14/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means; Appropriations|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/20/2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2529 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/14/2011)
Restoring Access to Medication Act - Repeals provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act that limited payments for medications from health savings accounts, medical savings accounts, and health flexible spending arrangements to only prescription drugs or insulin.
Rescinds appropriated but unobligated discretionary funds determined by the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to be equal to the reduction in tax revenues resulting from the repeal in this Act. Requires the Director to report to the Secretary of the Treasury and Congress the accounts and amounts identified for rescission. Exempts unobligated funds of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) or the Social Security Administration (SSA).