H.R. 495 (113th): Free File Program Act of 2013


Feb 5, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 5, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Peter Roskam
Representative for Illinois's 6th congressional district


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Last Updated: Feb 5, 2013
Length: 5 pages

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S. 669 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Apr 9, 2013

About the bill

Full Title

To make the Internal Revenue Service Free File Program permanent.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 2569 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 15, 2011

S. 669 (Related)
Free File Program Act of 2013

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 9, 2013

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Feb 5, 2013
On House Schedule
Sep 11, 2014


160 cosponsors (101R, 59D) (show)
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