New Cosponsor — May 20, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY20]
The bill now has 1 cosponsor (1 Democrat).
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Feb 6, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 6, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maine's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 6, 2014
Length: 5 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow certain discharged student loan debt to be included in gross income ratably over 15 years and to disregard such income in determining eligibility for Federal means-tested programs.
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. 4020”). 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. (2016). H.R. 4020 — 113th Congress: Student Loan Forgiveness Tax Repayment Act of 2014. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr4020
“H.R. 4020 — 113th Congress: Student Loan Forgiveness Tax Repayment Act of 2014.” www.GovTrack.us. 2014. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr4020>
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