H.R. 3785 (110th): Dave Thomas Adoption Act of 2007


Oct 9, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 9, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Peter “Pete” King

Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 9, 2007
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow penalty-free withdrawals from individual retirement plans for adoption expenses.

Summary (CRS)

Dave Thomas Adoption Act of 2007 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow for penalty-free withdrawals from individual retirement plans if used to pay adoption expenses. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 9, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3785”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (3R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2968 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 17, 2005

H.R. 2524 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 20, 2009

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