New Cosponsor — Nov 17, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Susan Davis [D-CA53]
The bill now has 57 cosponsors (57 Democrats).
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May 22, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on May 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: May 22, 2013
Length: 11 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements in the earned income tax credit.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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. 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.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2116 — 113th Congress: Earned Income Tax Credit Improvement and Simplification Act 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2116
“H.R. 2116 — 113th Congress: Earned Income Tax Credit Improvement and Simplification Act 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2116>
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