About This Bill
- Introduced March 14, 2019
- Latest Major Action March 14, 2019
- See the one similar bills introduced in other congresses.
14 (9 Democrats, 5 Republicans)
- Benjamin L. Cardin (D-Md.)
- Jon Tester (D-Mont.)
- Bob Casey (D-Pa.)
- Susan Collins (R-Maine)
- Richard M. Burr (R-N.C.)
- Dan Sullivan (R-Alaska)
- Margaret Hassan (D-N.H.)
- Doug Jones (D-Ala.)
- Ron Wyden (D-Ore.)
- Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.)
- Tom Udall (D-N.M.)
- Deb Fischer (R-Neb.)
- Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.)
- Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.)
Access Technology Affordability Act of 2019 This bill allows a refundable tax credit equal to the amounts paid for qualified access technology for use by a blind individual who is the taxpayer, the taxpayer's spouse, or a dependent of the taxpayer. "Qualified access technology" is hardware, software, or other information technology with the primary function of converting or adapting information that is visually represented into forms or...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
Introduced in the Senate by John Boozman (R-Ark.)