H. R. 2207, Protect Medical Innovation Act.

Summary: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on medical devices.  Cosponsors

ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig cosponsored the bill on 4/10/19.

STATUS: Introduced 4/10/19 by Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3]. 

ORGANIZATIONS IN SUPPORT OF THE BILL:

  • Medical devices and new technologies improve the lives and health of millions of Americans every year. Given that this tax applies to revenues – not profits – it is extremely punitive to medical technology innovators. It’s time we permanently repeal this outdated tax on innovation, and support jobs and well-being across the country,” said Rep. Ron Kind. (Source: Ron Kind, Press Release)

ADDITIONAL DETAIL:

  • Link to the text of the bill.
  • Link to bill information (support and opposition) on Countable

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