H.R. 5290: Housing for Homeless Students Act of 2015

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to qualify homeless youth and veterans who are full-time students for purposes of the low income housing tax credit.

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May 19, 2016


Referred to Committee on May 19, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on May 19, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Jim McDermott

Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 19, 2016
Length: 3 pages


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May 19, 2016

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