To allow a refundable credit against Federal income tax for the purchase of digital-to-analog converter boxes for taxpayers who did not use coupons.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 14, 2009
Length: 3 pages
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on January 14, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Jan 14, 2009
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H.R. 508 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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