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Jan 7, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
This bill was introduced on January 7, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Jan 7, 1997
Length: 26 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make higher education more affordable by providing tax benefits to individuals who save for, or pay for, higher education.
1/7/1997--Introduced.Family Affordable College Tuition Act of 1997 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide an income-adjusted deduction for qualified higher education expenses and qualified higher education loan interest paid ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4323 (104th).
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 28, 1996
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 5, 1997
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 82 — 105th Congress: Family Affordable College Tuition Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr82
“H.R. 82 — 105th Congress: Family Affordable College Tuition Act of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr82>
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