Federal - HR 1659

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide an exclusion from income for student loan forgiveness for students who have died or become disabled.

Introduced

March 21, 2017

Description

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide an exclusion from income for student loan forgiveness for students who have died or become disabled.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 14

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  • Oct. 19, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Jenkins, L. (R-Kan.)
  • July 19, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Doyle, (D-Pa.)
  • June 27, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Meehan, (R-Pa.)
  • May 11, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Carbajal, (D-Calif.)Loebsack, (D-Iowa)
  • April 25, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Langevin, (D-R.I.)
  • March 21, 2017 — Original cosponsor(s): 8

    Bonamici, (D-Ore.)Maloney, S.P. (D-N.Y.)Reichert, (R-Wash.)
    Costello, (R-Pa.)Pascrell (D-N.J.)Renacci, (R-Ohio)
    Kind, (D-Wis.)Pingree, (D-Maine)
  • March 21, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: House Education and the Workforce, House Ways and Means.Congressional Record p. H2287

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