H.R. 1129 (106th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 60-month limitation period on the allowance of a deduction of interest on loans for higher education expenses.

Introduced:

Mar 16, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 16, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Patsy Mink

Representative for Hawaii's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 16, 1999
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
3/16/1999--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal the 60-month limitation period on the allowance of the interest deduction on loans for higher education expenses. Read more >
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H.R. 686 (107th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 14, 2001

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History

Introduced
Mar 16, 1999

Details

Cosponsors
40 cosponsors (37D, 2R, 1I) (show)
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