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H.R. 3292 (105th): Investment in Children Act of 1998

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the credit for dependent care services necessary for gainful employment and to provide an equivalent benefit for families where one parent stays at home to provide childcare for a child under the age of 4 and to amend the Social Security Act to provide grants to States to improve the quality and availability of child care, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Barbara Kennelly

Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 26, 1998
Length: 23 pages

Feb 26, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 26, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Feb 26, 1998

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H.R. 3292 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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