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H.R. 3397: Child and Dependent Care Modernization Act of 2019

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code to increase the exclusion for employer-provided dependent care assistance and to allow individuals to carry forward dependent care flexible spending arrangement account balances.

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Sponsor and status

Ann Wagner

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

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Last Updated: Jun 20, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Jun 20, 2019

Introduced on Jun 20, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 20, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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Jun 20, 2019

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H.R. 3397 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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