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H.R. 4060: Tax Equity and Prosperity for Puerto Rican Families Act of 2017

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make residents of Puerto Rico eligible for the earned income tax credit and to provide for equitable treatment for residents of Puerto Rico with respect to the refundable portion of the child tax credit.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Bill Pascrell Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 12, 2017
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Oct 12, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Oct 12, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on October 12, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Oct 12, 2017
 
Introduced

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Ordered Reported

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Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

H.R. 4060 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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