July 7, 2016 - Issue: Vol. 162, No. 109 — Daily Edition114th Congress (2015 - 2016) - 2nd Session
MEASURE READ THE FIRST TIME--H.R. 1270; Congressional Record Vol. 162, No. 109
(Senate - July 07, 2016)
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[Page S4920] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] MEASURE READ THE FIRST TIME--H.R. 1270 Mr. McCONNELL. Mr. President, I understand there is a bill at the desk, and I ask for its first reading. The PRESIDING OFFICER. The clerk will read the bill by title for the first time. The senior assistant legislative clerk read as follows: A bill (H.R. 1270) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the amendments made by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act which disqualify expenses for over- the-counter drugs under health savings accounts and health flexible spending arrangements. Mr. McCONNELL. I ask for a second reading and, in order to place the bill on the calendar under the provisions of rule XIV, I object to my own request. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Objection is heard. The bill will be read for the second time on the next legislative day. ____________________