H.R. 518 (111th): Middle Class College Tuition Tax Credit Expansion Act of 2009


Jan 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 14, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Steve Israel

Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate the current education tax incentives as one credit against income tax for qualified tuition and related expenses.

Summary (CRS)

1/14/2009--Introduced.Middle Class College Tuition Tax Credit Expansion Act of 2009 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to replace the Hope Scholarship and Lifetime Learning tax credits with a tax credit ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 14, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 518”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (5D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 7019 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 23, 2008

H.R. 6522 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2012

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