S.1485 - Americans Giving Care to Elders (AGE) Act of 2013113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN] (Introduced 08/01/2013)|
|Committees:||Senate - Finance|
|Latest Action:||08/01/2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.|
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Summary: S.1485 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (08/01/2013)
Americans Giving Care to Elders (AGE) Act of 2013 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow caregivers a tax credit for up to $6,000 of the eldercare expenses incurred for their parents (or ancestors of such parents).
Amends the Older Americans Act of 1965 to: (1) increase and extend funding for the National Family Caregiver Support Program through FY2017, and (2) require the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to award a grant to or enter into a cooperative agreement with a public or private nonprofit entity to establish a National Resource Center on Family Caregiving to provide information on and support for family caregiver support programs.