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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Permanence Act of 2017

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance matching grant program.

Actions Overview (2)

04/17/2018Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H3373-3374)
06/15/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (10)

04/18/2018-6:20pmPursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 831, H.R. 2901 is laid on the table.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/17/2018-4:15pmMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/17/2018-4:15pmOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H3373-3374)
Action By: House of Representatives
04/17/2018-4:01pmDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2901.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/17/2018-4:01pmConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H3373-3375)
Action By: House of Representatives
04/17/2018-4:01pmMr. Curbelo (FL) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/11/2018Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
04/11/2018Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
06/15/2017Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/15/2017Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (39)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Davis, Danny K. [D-IL-7]* 06/15/2017
Rep. Gonzalez, Vicente [D-TX-15] 06/21/2017
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 06/21/2017
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2] 06/21/2017
Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8] 06/21/2017
Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-OH-13] 06/21/2017
Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26] 06/22/2017
Rep. Rosen, Jacky [D-NV-3] 06/27/2017
Rep. McSally, Martha [R-AZ-2] 06/27/2017
Rep. Bishop, Mike [R-MI-8] 06/27/2017
Rep. Walorski, Jackie [R-IN-2] 06/28/2017
Rep. Schweikert, David [R-AZ-6] 06/28/2017
Rep. Soto, Darren [D-FL-9] 06/28/2017
Rep. Rice, Tom [R-SC-7] 06/29/2017
Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana [R-FL-27] 06/29/2017
Rep. Delaney, John K. [D-MD-6] 06/29/2017
Rep. Gallego, Ruben [D-AZ-7] 07/11/2017
Rep. Mast, Brian J. [R-FL-18] 07/11/2017
Rep. Katko, John [R-NY-24] 07/12/2017
Rep. Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-FL-23] 07/18/2017
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] 07/24/2017
Rep. Sinema, Kyrsten [D-AZ-9] 07/24/2017
Rep. Sewell, Terri A. [D-AL-7] 07/24/2017
Rep. Reichert, David G. [R-WA-8] 07/25/2017
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20] 07/28/2017
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 07/28/2017
Rep. Roskam, Peter J. [R-IL-6] 07/28/2017
Rep. Correa, J. Luis [D-CA-46] 07/28/2017
Rep. Jenkins, Lynn [R-KS-2] 08/04/2017
Rep. Costello, Ryan A. [R-PA-6] 08/04/2017
Rep. Donovan, Daniel M., Jr. [R-NY-11] 08/04/2017
Rep. Thompson, Mike [D-CA-5] 09/01/2017
Rep. Valadao, David G. [R-CA-21] 09/06/2017
Rep. Meehan, Patrick [R-PA-7] 09/07/2017
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-9] 10/03/2017
Rep. Gottheimer, Josh [D-NJ-5] 10/04/2017
Rep. Costa, Jim [D-CA-16] 10/11/2017
Rep. Yarmuth, John A. [D-KY-3] 10/25/2017
Rep. Khanna, Ro [D-CA-17] 03/08/2018

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Ways and Means06/15/2017 Referred to
04/11/2018 Markup by

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Subjects (5)

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Introduced in House (06/15/2017)

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Permanence Act of 2017

This bill directs the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to establish a Community Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Matching Grant Program to provide matching funds for the development, expansion, or continuation of tax preparation programs to assist low-income taxpayers and members of underserved populations.

Unless otherwise provided by a specific appropriation, the IRS may not allocate more than $30 million per fiscal year (exclusive of costs of administering the program) for the program.