H.R. 3985 (100th): Farmer Fuel Tax Relief Act


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.


Jamie Whitten

Representative for Mississippi's 1st congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

2/22/1988--Introduced.Farmer Fuel Tax Relief Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to prohibit imposition of the excise tax on the sale of diesel or aviation fuel to any purchaser (or ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 22, 1988

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3985”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Related Bills

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H.R. 4129 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 10, 1988

H.R. 3844 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 1988

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