H.R. 2618 (100th): High-Speed Intercity Rail Transportation Bond Financing Act of 1987


Jun 4, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 4, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Claude Pepper

Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to authorize the issuance by States of tax-exempt bonds for high-speed intercity rail transportation projects under certain circumstances, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/4/1987--Introduced.High-Speed Intercity Rail Transportation Bond Financing Act of 1987 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to add to the category of tax-exempt facility bonds any bonds that are part of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 4, 1987

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2618”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


18 cosponsors (11D, 7R) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 1245 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 20, 1987

H.R. 4333 (Related)
Technical and Miscellaneous Revenue Act of 1988

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 10, 1988

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