To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require individuals to provide their Social Security number in order to claim the refundable portion of the child tax credit.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 24, 2011
Length: 3 pages
May 24, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 24, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 27, 2010
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4528 (111th).
May 24, 2011
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H.R. 1956 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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