H.R. 2116 (113th): Earned Income Tax Credit Improvement and Simplification Act 2013


May 22, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Neal

Representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: May 22, 2013
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements in the earned income tax credit.

Summary (CRS)

5/22/2013--Introduced.Earned Income Tax Credit Improvement and Simplification Act 2013 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the earned income tax credit, to:(1) make permanent the increase in the ... Read more >

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May 22, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2116”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


57 cosponsors (57D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 836 (Related)
Working Families Tax Relief Act of 2013

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 25, 2013

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