H.R. 1379 (101st): Overseas American Economic Competition Enhancement Act of 1989

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the types of foreign source income which may be excluded from gross income by individual citizens and residents of the United States living abroad.

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Mar 14, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 14, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William “Bill” Alexander Jr.

Representative for Arkansas's 1st congressional district



Mar 14, 1989

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H.R. 1379 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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