Cantor Wants June House Vote On Health Accounts OTC Ban

Law360, New York (May 25, 2012, 4:39 PM EDT) -- The U.S. House of Representatives' No. 2 Republican wants the GOP-controlled chamber to vote on repealing the ban on using tax-exempt medical savings accounts to buy over-the-counter medications, mandated by the health care reform law, as early as the first week in June, according to a Friday memo.

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va. said he expects a vote on Rep. Lynn Jenkins’, R-Kan.'s bill repealing the ban, as well as Rep. Erik Paulsen’s, R-Minn., bill repealing a new tax on medical devices, during the week...
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