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house Bill H.R. 2069

Credit for New Cars Act of 2009

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      Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedApril 23rd, 2009

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Credit for New Cars Act of 2009

Official Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit for the purchase of new motor vehicles.


Credit for New Cars Act of 2009 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a $3,000 tax credit for the purchase of a qualified motor vehicle through December 31, 2009. Defines "qualified motor vehicle" as a manufactured motor vehicle that complies with emission standards established by the Clean Air Act, that has a gross vehicle weight rating of not more than 8,500 pounds, and that is assembled in the United States. Disqualifies any vehicle that has a fair market value of $40,000 or more.

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