New Cosponsor — Dec 21, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. James Himes [D-CT4]
The bill now has 51 cosponsors (42 Democrats, 9 Republicans).
Jul 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 18th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 8, 2011
Length: 19 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the rehabilitation credit, and for other purposes.
7/8/2011--Introduced.Creating American Prosperity through Preservation Act of 2011 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to tax credits for building rehabilitation expenditures, to:(1) allow an increased 30% credit for ... Read more >
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This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2479”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2479 — 112th Congress: Creating American Prosperity through Preservation Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2479
“H.R. 2479 — 112th Congress: Creating American Prosperity through Preservation Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2479>
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