H.R. 3990 (100th): Fuels Excise Tax Equity Act of 1988


Feb 24, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 24, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William “Bill” Alexander Jr.

Representative for Arkansas's 1st congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to make more equitable certain provisions of law relating to collection of excise taxes on certain motor fuels, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/24/1988--Introduced.Fuels Excise Tax Equity Act of 1988 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code with respect to the excise tax on diesel and aviation fuels.Declares the tax inapplicable in connection with ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 24, 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. 3990”). 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. 4333 (Related)
Technical and Miscellaneous Revenue Act of 1988

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 10, 1988

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