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H.R. 1600: Veterans Back to Work Act of 2017

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the work opportunity tax credit for veterans and to allow an exemption from an employer's employment taxes in an amount equivalent to the value of such credit in the case of veterans.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Ted Poe

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

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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2017
Length: 11 pages
Introduced:

Mar 17, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Mar 17, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 17, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Mar 17, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

H.R. 1600 is 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.

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