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H.R.2470: Making Work and Marriage Pay Act of 2013

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about social welfare
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Sponsor Tom Petri, R-Wis.
Total Cosponsors 2 (All Democrats)
Introduced June 20, 2013
Latest Major Action Aug. 13, 2013
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
  • Bill passed in the House   
  • Bill passed in the Senate   
  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

Making Work and Marriage Pay Act of 2013 - Establishes the National Commission on Effective Marginal Tax Rates for Low-Income Families to study, report, and make recommendations on policy changes to mitigate the impact of the effective marginal tax rate and of phaseouts in federal benefits on low-income earners and their families.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Aug. 13, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, and Nutrition.
July 8, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.
July 1, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity.
June 21, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
June 20, 2013 Referred to House Education and the Workforce
June 20, 2013 Referred to House Energy and Commerce
June 20, 2013 Referred to House Financial Services
June 20, 2013 Referred to House Veterans' Affairs
June 20, 2013 Referred to House Agriculture
June 20, 2013 Referred to House Ways and Means