S.1977: Honor Our Promise Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about armed forces and national security
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Sponsor Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H.
Total Cosponsors 15 (All Republicans)
Introduced Jan. 30, 2014
Latest Major Action Feb. 3, 2014
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the Senate   
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Bill Summary

Honor Our Promise Act - Repeals the provision of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 that reduces the cost-of-living adjustment to the retirement pay of members of the Armed Forces under age 62.

Amends the Internal Revenue Code to require taxpayers who are claiming the refundable portion of the child tax credit to include the name and taxpayer identification number (e.g., social security number) of their qualifying child on their tax returns.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 3, 2014 Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 300.
Jan. 30, 2014 Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.