H.R. 4000 (100th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to minimize the paperwork requirements in order for State and local governments to purchase diesel fuel tax-free.


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.


Frank Horton

Representative for New York's 29th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

2/24/1988--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exempt from the excise tax on diesel and aviation fuels any sales of fuel for exclusive State or local governmental use. (Under current law, ... 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. 4000”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


48 cosponsors (27R, 21D) (show)
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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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