A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit farmers to purchase tax free certain fuels for farm use, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Feb 22, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 22, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Mississippi's 1st congressional district
What stakeholders are saying
Feb 22, 1988
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.R. 3985 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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