A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to create a refundable tax credit for foster families, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Virginia. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 22, 2019
Length: 11 pages
May 22, 2019
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S. 1599 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1599. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Foster Care Tax Credit Act, S. 1599, 116th Cong. (2019).
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