S. 2438 (100th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the time for the payment of the manufacturers’ excise tax on bows, arrows and accessories will be the same as the time for payment of the excise tax on sport fishing equipment.


May 26, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 26, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edwin “Jake” Garn

Senator from Utah


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Summary (CRS)

5/26/1988--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide that the manufacturers excise tax on bows, arrows, and related accessories shall be due and payable on the date for filing the appropriate ... Read more >

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May 26, 1988

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2438”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (3R, 1D) (show)
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H.R. 3245 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 9, 1987

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