H.R. 2899 (100th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the value of certain ground leases will not be taken into account in determining acquisition cost for purposes of the mortgage revenue bond rules, and for other purposes.


Jul 8, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 8, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Patricia Saiki
Representative for Hawaii's 1st congressional district

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
7/8/1987--Introduced.Amends Internal Revenue Code provisions relating to mortgage revenue bonds to: (1) exclude the value of certain ground leases from acquisition cost determinations with respect to mortgage revenue bond rules; ...

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

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 10, 1988

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Jul 8, 1987


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