Federal - HR 2940

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve and make permanent the above-the-line deduction for certain expenses of elementary and secondary school teachers.

Introduced

June 25, 2015

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A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve and make permanent the above-the-line deduction for certain expenses of elementary and secondary school teachers.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 24

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  • Oct. 23, 2015 — Reported to the House amended by the House Ways and Means Committee and placed on the Union Calendar. H Rept 114-310Congressional Record p. H7173

  • Sept. 24, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Nugent, (R-Fla.)
  • Sept. 17, 2015 — Ways & Means Committee vote: Miscellaneous Measures-Vote to Report
    Ordered reported favorably to the full House (as amended) .

  • Sept. 17, 2015Consideration and markup deferred by the House Ways and Means Committee.

  • Sept. 17, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Babin, (R-Texas)Jenkins, L. (R-Kan.)
  • Sept. 16, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Costello, (R-Pa.)McSally, (R-Ariz.)
    Kelly, (R-Pa.)Murphy, T. (R-Pa.)
  • Sept. 15, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Lofgren, (D-Calif.)
  • Sept. 10, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Kilmer, (D-Wash.)Meehan, (R-Pa.)
  • Sept. 8, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    DeFazio, (D-Ore.)Hahn, (D-Calif.)Walden, G. (R-Ore.)
    Fitzpatrick, (R-Pa.)Poliquin, (R-Maine)
  • July 29, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Benishek, (R-Mich.)Bost, (R-Ill.)
  • July 9, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Denham, (R-Calif.)Kind, R. (D-Wis.)
  • June 25, 2015 — Original cosponsor(s): 5

    Davis, R. (R-Ill.)McDermott, (D-Wash.)Valadao, (R-Calif.)
    Dold, (R-Ill.)Pascrell (D-N.J.)
  • June 25, 2015 — Read twice and referred to: House Ways and Means.Congressional Record p. H4771

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