H.R. 1205 (101st): Fairness for Adopting Families Act

Introduced:

Mar 1, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 1, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

William Lehman

Representative for Florida's 17th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a deduction for adoption expenses, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3374 (100th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 30, 1987

H.R. 1515 (102nd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 20, 1991

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History

Introduced
Mar 1, 1989

Details

Cosponsors
90 cosponsors (51D, 39R) (show)
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