H.R. 1957 (111th): Helping Families Afford Tuition Act

Introduced:

Apr 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 2, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Gary Peters
Representative for Michigan's 9th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 2, 2009
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a higher education tuition credit in place of existing education tax incentives.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 6033 (Related)
Higher Education Affordability Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 30, 2010

S. 250 (Related)
Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 14, 2009

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History

Introduced
Apr 2, 2009

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