H.R. 5215 (108th): Senior Elder Care Relief and Empowerment (SECURE) Act


Oct 5, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 5, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Max Burns

Representative for Georgia's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 5, 2004
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a nonrefundable tax credit for elder care expenses.

Summary (CRS)

Senior Elder Care Relief and Empowerment (SECURE) Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a nonrefundable income tax credit for 50 percent of expenses exceeding $1,000 that are ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 5, 2004

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5215”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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S. 2072 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 12, 2004

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