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S. 1399 (110th): College Affordability and Creating Chances for Educational Success for Students Act of 2007

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A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to combine the Hope Scholarship Credit and the deduction for qualified tuition and related expenses into a refundable college affordability and creating chances for educational success for students (ACCESS) credit, to establish an Early Federal Pell Grant Commitment Demonstration Program, and to increase the maximum Federal Pell Grant Award.

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Sponsor and status

Joseph Biden Jr.

Sponsor. Senator for Delaware. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 15, 2007
Length: 28 pages
May 15, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 15, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.



May 15, 2007

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S. 1399 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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