H.R.8100 - School Choice Now Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Byrne, Bradley [R-AL-1] (Introduced 08/25/2020)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means; Education and Labor|
|Latest Action:||House - 08/25/2020 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.8100 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (08/25/2020)
School Choice Now Act
This bill provides for emergency education freedom grants and allows individual and corporate taxpayers a tax credit for contributions to scholarship-granting organizations.
The bill directs the Department of the Treasury, in coordination with the Department of Education, to establish, host, and maintain a web portal that (1) lists all eligible scholarship-granting organizations; (2) enables contributions to such organizations; (3) provides information about the tax benefits of this bill; and (4) enables a state to submit and update information about its programs and scholarship-granting organizations, including information on student eligibility and allowable educational expenses.