To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve and make permanent the above-the-line deduction for certain expenses of elementary and secondary school teachers.
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Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 23, 2015
Length: 6 pages
Jun 25, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 17, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 25, 2015
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Sep 17, 2015
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Oct 23, 2015
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means
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H.R. 2940 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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