H.R. 4722 (114th): Refundable Child Tax Credit Eligibility Verification Reform Act of 2016

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require inclusion of the taxpayer's social security number to claim the refundable portion of the child tax credit.

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 10, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 16, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Sam Johnson

Representative for Texas's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 23, 2016
Length: 6 pages

History

Mar 10, 2016
 
Introduced

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Mar 16, 2016
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 23, 2016
 
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means

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H.R. 4722 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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