To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements in the rules related to qualified tuition programs and qualified ABLE programs.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 13, 2017
Length: 10 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on January 13, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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6 Cosponsors (3 Republicans, 3 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Making College Education More Affordable For Everyone”
— Rep. Lynn Jenkins [R-KS2, 2009-2018] (Sponsor) on Jan 17, 2017
“Rep. Kind Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Increase Affordability of Higher Education for Wisconsin Families”
— Rep. Ron Kind [D-WI3] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 12, 2017
May 11, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5193 (114th).
Jan 13, 2017
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H.R. 529 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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