S. 174 (108th): Tuition Assistance for Families Act


Jan 15, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 15, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Biden Jr.

Senator from Delaware



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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2003
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to put a college education within reach, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/15/2003--Introduced.Tuition Assistance for Families Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to expand the tax deduction for qualified higher education tuition and related expenses.Sets such deduction at:(1) $12,000 for those ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 15, 2003

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 174”). 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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Related Bills

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S. 2916 (107th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 9, 2002

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