An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (child care expenses)

This bill was last introduced in the 38th Parliament, 1st Session, which ended in November 2005.


Caroline St-Hilaire  Bloc

Introduced as a private member’s bill. (These don’t often become law.)


Not active, as of May 18, 2005
(This bill did not become law.)


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Income Tax ActRoutine Proceedings

May 18th, 2005 / 3:10 p.m.
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Caroline St-Hilaire Bloc Longueuil, QC

moved for leave to introduce Bill C-395, an act to amend the Income Tax Act (child care expenses).

Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to introduce this bill which seeks to help families, where one of the spouses operates a business or is an independent worker, by allowing the spouse with the higher income to claim the child care expenses.

(Motions deemed adopted, bill read the first time and printed)