S.359 - Dental Loan Repayment Assistance Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Cardin, Benjamin L. [D-MD] (Introduced 02/06/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Finance|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/06/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S921) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.359 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/06/2019)
Dental Loan Repayment Assistance Act
This bill modifies the requirements for calculating taxable income to exclude from gross income payments received under the federally funded student loan repayment program for full-time faculty members of dental schools with programs in general, pediatric, or public health dentistry.
The bill also requires the Government Accountability Office to report to Congress on the participation of dental providers and faculty in areas and schools receiving funding under the program.