H.R. 2390 (110th): TEACH Act of 2007

May 17, 2007 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Christopher “Chris” Smith
Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district
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May 17, 2007
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This bill was introduced on May 17, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced May 17, 2007
Referred to Committee May 17, 2007
Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a refundable tax credit for education and training expenses relating to autism spectrum disorders to increase the number of teachers with such expertise.


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10 cosponsors (6R, 4D) (show)

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Teacher Education for Autistic Children Act of 2007 or the TEACH Act of 2007 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a refundable income tax credit for up to $10,000 of the annual education expenses (e.g., tuition, books, student loan interest) incurred by individuals studying to become teachers of children or adults with an autism spectrum disorder. Terminates such credit after 2012.

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