To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the maximum annual contribution to education individual retirement accounts to $5,000 for higher education purposes.
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Jun 25, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 25, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 25, 1998
Length: 2 pages
Jun 25, 1998
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H.R. 4147 (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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