To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a refundable tax credit to seniors who install modifications on their residences that would enable them to age in place, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 27, 2020
Length: 9 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on October 27, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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2 Cosponsors (2 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
Mar 29, 2017
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1780 (115th).
Oct 27, 2020
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Apr 1, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2305.
H.R. 8688 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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