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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the child tax credit.
- Summary (CRS)
2/8/2001--Introduced.Child Credit Expansion and Improvement Act of 2001 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the child tax credit from $500 to $1,000. Provides for an inflation adjustment for ...
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Feb 8, 2001
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 539”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
46 cosponsors (42R, 3D, 1I)
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Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jun 7, 2001
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 539 — 107th Congress: Child Credit Expansion and Improvement Act of 2001. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr539
“H.R. 539 — 107th Congress: Child Credit Expansion and Improvement Act of 2001.” www.GovTrack.us. 2001. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr539>
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