skip to main content

H.R. 4935 (113th): Child Tax Credit Improvement Act of 2014

Call or Write Congress

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements to the child tax credit.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Lynn Jenkins

Sponsor. Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

Read Text »
Last Updated: Jul 17, 2014
Length: 8 pages
Jun 23, 2014
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 25, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.


3 Cosponsors (3 Republicans)


Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Barack Obama [D, 2009-2017]: Child Tax Credit Improvement Act of 2014 (Jul 24, 2014)

What legislators are saying

House Passes Congresswoman Jenkins' Bill To Help Families Afford The Rising Costs Of Parenting
    — Rep. Lynn Jenkins [R-KS2, 2009-2018] (Sponsor) on Jul 25, 2014

Rep. Kelly Releases 2014 Year-End Report for Constituents
    — Rep. Mike Kelly [R-PA16] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 31, 2014

Titus Statement on the Child Tax Credit Improvement Act
    — Rep. Dina Titus [D-NV1] on Jul 25, 2014

More statements at ProPublica Represent...


Jun 23, 2014

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 25, 2014
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 25, 2014
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 4935 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4935. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“H.R. 4935 — 113th Congress: Child Tax Credit Improvement Act of 2014.” 2014. August 1, 2021 <>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from, the official portal of the United States Congress. is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.