To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the expansion of tax benefits for adoption enacted in 2001 and to permanently reinstate the expansion of tax benefits for adoption enacted in 2010.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 17, 2012
Length: 9 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on April 17, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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40 Cosponsors (27 Democrats, 13 Republicans)
Apr 17, 2012
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H.R. 4373 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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