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USHB606Enroll(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House passed version is repeated here.) Don't Tax Our Fallen Public Safety Heroes Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from gross i...
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2015-05-18
Presented to President.
USHB1892IntroTrade Adjustment Assistance Reauthorization Act of 2015
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2015-05-08
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 76.
USHB554IntroEnhancing Educational Opportunities for all Students Act Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow a state educational agency to allocate grant funds among local educational agencies based on the number of eligible children ...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Committee
USSB335IntroThis bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to qualified tuition programs (529 plans), to: (1) make permanent the allowance for payment of computer technology and equipment expenses from a 529 plan if such technology and equipment is to ...
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2015-04-29
Committee on Finance. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB1352IntroStudent Loan Borrowers' Bill of Rights Act of 2015 Removes educational loans from the list of debts that are non-dischargeable in bankruptcy. Amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA) to reinstate the six-year sta...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB1089IntroNative American Indian Education Act
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USHB1234IntroMedical Freedom Act of 2015 This bill repeals provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 relating to health insurance, health savings accounts, and health flexible...
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2015-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB637IntroPermanent IRA Charitable Contribution Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to make permanent the exclusion from gross income of distributions from individual retirement accounts made for charitable purposes. (Sec. 3) This ...
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2015-04-23
COSPONSOR AUTHORITY - Mr. Paulsen asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 637, a bill originally introduced by Rep. Schock of Illinois, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB1381IntroTransparency in Government Act of 2015 Amends the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 and the Rules of the House of Representatives to expand disclosure requirements for the personal financial information of Members of Congress and for foreign travel, g...
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2015-04-21
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet Committee
USSB351IntroMortgage Debt Tax Relief Act Amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2016 the exclusion from gross income of income attributable to the discharge of indebtedness on a principal residence.
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2015-04-16
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB529Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on February 20, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.) This bill makes changes to the rules for qualified tuition programs (known as 529 plans). (Sec. 2) The Internal...
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2015-04-16
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB969IntroFederal Public Safety Retirement Fairness Act of 2015
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2015-04-16
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1819IntroAmends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a tax exemption for private activity bond interest if the proceeds from such a bond are to be used for basic research (i.e., any original investigation for the advancement of scientific knowledge not having a...
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2015-04-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1813IntroNo Taxation Without Representation Act Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow bona fide residents of the District of Columbia an exclusion from gross income for income derived from sources within the District of Columbia and for income effective...
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2015-04-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB959IntroApprenticeship and Jobs Training Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow employers a business-related tax credit for up to $5,000 for the training of a qualified individual in a qualified apprenticeship program. Defines a "qualified in...
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2015-04-15
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1824IntroSimplified, Manageable, And Responsible Tax Act or the SMART Act Amends the Internal Revenue Code to replace the marginal income tax rates with a single rate of 17% on individual taxable income. Redefines "taxable income" to mean the amount by whic...
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2015-04-15
To House Rules Committee
USSB910IntroAn original bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify the special rules for accident and health plans of certain governmental entities, and for other purposes.
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2015-04-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 44.
USSB912Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) (Sec. 1) Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from gross income payments received by a student under a comprehe...
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2015-04-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 45.
USSB916Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) Don't Tax Our Fallen Public Safety Heroes Act (Sec. 2) Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from gross income, ...
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2015-04-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 49.
USSB919Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) This bill excludes from gross income, for income tax purposes, any amount received by a non-corporate taxpayer as a cle...
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2015-04-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 52.
USSB929IntroSimplified, Manageable, And Responsible Tax Act or the SMART Act Amends the Internal Revenue Code to replace the marginal income tax rates with a single rate of 17% on individual taxable income. Redefines "taxable income" to mean the amount by whic...
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2015-04-14
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1527Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House passed version is repeated here.) Slain Officer Family Support Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill authorizes a charitable tax deduction for cash contributions ...
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2015-04-01
Became Public Law No: 114-7.
USHB1196IntroHealth Savings Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to health savings accounts (HSAs), to: (1) allow an additional tax deduction for amounts paid to the HSA of a taxpayer's child or grandchild; (2) allow a rollover of HSA funds ...
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2015-03-31
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB1720IntroChild and Dependent Care FSA Enhancement Act Amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase to $7,500 the amount of employer-provided dependent care assistance that an employee may exclude from gross income. Allows an annual inflation adjustment to s...
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2015-03-26
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1713IntroStudent Loan Repayment Assistance Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from the gross income of an employee amounts paid by an employer under a student loan payment assistance program. Requires participating employees to pay at lea...
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2015-03-26
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB790IntroEconomic Freedom Zones Act of 2015 Prohibits federal assistance (e.g., loans, loan guarantees, or purchases) from being provided to: (1) a municipality or a zip code (eligible entity), other than an entity that is designated an Economic Free Zone by...
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2015-03-18
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1377IntroRoth Accounts for Youth Savings Act of 2015 or the RAYS Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow dependents of a taxpayer to establish a tax-preferred savings account similar to the existing Roth Individual Retirement Account, to be k...
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2015-03-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB699IntroAmerican Opportunity Tax Credit Permanence and Consolidation Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code to replace the Hope Scholarship and Lifetime Learning tax credits with a new American Opportunity Tax Credit that: (1) allows an income tax cred...
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2015-03-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB962IntroStartup Act Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to adjust to conditional permanent resident status up to 50,000 aliens who have earned a master's or doctorate degree in a science, technology, en...
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2015-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB1260IntroAmerican Opportunity Tax Credit Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code to replace the Hope Scholarship and Lifetime Learning tax credits with a new American Opportunity Tax Credit that: (1) allows an income tax credit of up to $2,500 of the qu...
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2015-03-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB609IntroVolunteer Responder Incentive Protection Act of 2015 Amends Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax exclusion for benefits paid to volunteer firefighters and emergency medical providers by states and local governments, to: (1) increase the am...
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2015-02-27
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB608IntroMortgage Forgiveness Tax Relief Act Amends the Internal Revenue Code, as amended by the Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014, to extend the exclusion from gross income of income attributable to the discharge of indebtedness on a principal residence ...
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2015-02-27
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1169IntroHealth Savings Account Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the maximum amount that an individual participating in a health savings account may contribute to such an account to match the amount of the deductible and out-of-pock...
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2015-02-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1185IntroResponsible Additions and Increases to Sustain Employee Health Benefits Act of 2015 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax exclusion for distributions from health flexible spending arrangements, to: (1) increase to $5,000...
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2015-02-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1125IntroStart Saving Sooner Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code to establish a tax-exempt individual retirement account for taxpayers under age 18, to be known as a young savers account. Treats such accounts as Roth individual retirement accounts f...
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2015-02-26
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB536IntroIndian Health Service Health Professions Tax Fairness Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from gross income amounts received under the Indian Health Service Loan Repayment Program and the Indian Health Professions Scholarships Pr...
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2015-02-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB537IntroCompetitiveness and Opportunity by Modernizing and Permanently Extending the Tax Credit for Experimentation Act of 2015 or the COMPETE Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax credit for research expenditures, to: (1) in...
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2015-02-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1046IntroTransit Tax Parity Act of 2015 This bill makes the tax exclusion for employer-provided mass transit benefits equal to the amount of the exclusion for parking benefits (i.e., $175) and makes such exclusion permanent.
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2015-02-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1002IntroMortgage Forgiveness Tax Relief Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2016 the exclusion from gross income of income attributable to the discharge of indebtedness on a principal residence.
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2015-02-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB975IntroHealth Freedom for Seniors Act Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow tax-free transfers of required distributions after age 70 1/2 from an individual retirement account (IRA) and other tax-exempt retirement accounts to a health savings account. ...
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2015-02-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB990IntroCommuter Parity Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code to modify the exclusion from gross income, for income tax purposes, of certain transportation benefits provided by an employer to an employee, including cash reimbursements for such benefi...
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2015-02-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB473IntroSaving Our Next Generation Act or the SONG Act Expresses the sense of the Senate that the federal programs most critical to improving child well-being should be fully funded. Establishes the President's Commission on Children. Directs the Secretary o...
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2015-02-12
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB961IntroAmends the Internal Revenue Code to make permanent the subpart F foreign personal holding company income exemption for income that is derived in the active conduct of a banking, financing, or similar business, as a securities dealer, or in the conduc...
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2015-02-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB446IntroRight Start Child Care and Education Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) increase the rates and maximum allowable amount of the tax credit for employer-provided child care facilities; (2) increase the eligibility threshold amount and...
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2015-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB448IntroVeterans TRICARE Choice Act Allows an individual who is eligible to participate in the TRICARE program (a Department of Defense [DOD] managed health care program) to: (1) elect to be ineligible to enroll in such program, (2) make tax deductible cont...
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2015-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB868IntroVeterans TRICARE Choice Act Allows an individual who is eligible to participate in the TRICARE program (a Department of Defense [DOD] managed health care program) to: (1) elect to be ineligible to enroll in such program, (2) make tax deductible cont...
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2015-02-11
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB869IntroAmends the Internal Revenue Code to expand the special rule for the exclusion from gross income of amounts received by an employee from a governmental accident or health plan to include amounts paid from plans established by or on behalf of a state o...
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2015-02-11
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB440IntroVeterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program Enhancement Act Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from gross income payments under the federal veterinary medicine loan repayment program or any other state loan repayment or forgiveness program t...
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2015-02-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB380IntroCorrectional Officer Fairness Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exempt from the 10% additional tax on early distributions from tax-exempt retirement plans distributions from a thrift savings fund to a qualified federal correctional off...
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2015-02-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB408IntroEmpowering Jobs Act of 2015 Amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to tax-exempt enterprise zone facility bonds and empowerment zones, to: (1) include as employees of a qualified business entity employees who are residents of an empowerment z...
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2015-02-05
To Senate Finance Committee
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