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H.R. 3901 (111th): Homebuyer Tax Credit Improvement Act of 2009

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to enhance the administration of, and reduce fraud related to, the first-time homebuyer tax credit, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

John Lewis

Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 22, 2009
Length: 6 pages

Oct 22, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 3548: Worker, Homeownership, and Business Assistance Act of 2009
Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 6, 2009. (compare text)


Oct 22, 2009

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H.R. 3901 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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