First, the bill includes language proposed by Rep. Erik Paulsen (R-Minn.) that would repeal the medical device excise tax that was established in the healthcare law. On the House floor Friday, House Majority Leader Eric CantorEric CantorWebb: Broken trust, broken party Ryan seeks to avoid Boehner fate on omnibus GOPers fear trillion-dollar vote is inevitable MORE (R-Va.) said this language is important for jobs and innovation in the medical device industry.
And finally, the bill includes a proposal from Rep. Charles BoustanyCharles BoustanyThe Trail 2016: Trump’s new enemy Prostitution fight tightens Louisiana Senate race Lawmakers call for end to Medicare 'experiments' MORE Jr. (R-La.) that allows people to access unused medical savings account balances. Boustany has said the "use it or lose it" aspect of these accounts has made many hesitant to establish them.