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H.R. 640 (103rd): Family Home-Care Act of 1992

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a refundable credit for individuals who provide long-term care for family members at home.

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Jan 26, 1993
103rd Congress (1993–1994)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 26, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Donald Sundquist

Representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 26, 1993
Length: 4 pages


1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)



Jan 26, 1993

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H.R. 640 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 640. This is the one from the 103rd Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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