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      House Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedApril 15th, 2013

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Title

Health Freedom for Seniors Act

Official Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow the transfer of required minimum distributions from a retirement plan to a health savings account.

Summary

Health Freedom for Seniors Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow tax-free transfers of required distributions after age 70 1/2 from an individual retirement account (IRA) and other tax-exempt retirement accounts to a health savings account.  Exempts such transfers from the excise tax on excess contributions to tax-favored accounts and annuities.

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