H.R. 5193 (107th): Back to School Tax Relief Act of 2002

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction to certain taxpayers for elementary and secondary education expenses.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 23, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 5, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Bob Schaffer

Representative for Colorado's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 11, 2002
Length: 10 pages

History

Jul 23, 2002
 
Introduced

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Sep 5, 2002
 
Reported by Committee

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H.R. 5193 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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