H.R. 4222 (104th): Educational Freedom Act of 1996


Sep 26, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 26, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Steve Stockman

Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 26, 1996
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals a credit against income tax for tuition and related expenses for nonpublic elementary and secondary education.

Summary (CRS)

9/26/1996--Introduced.Educational Freedom Act of 1996 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a tax credit of up to $3,000 per student per year for tuition and related expenses at ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 26, 1996

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4222”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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