H.R. 3082 (101st): Children’s Trust Fund Act of 1989


Aug 2, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 2, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Elizabeth Patterson

Representative for South Carolina's 4th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals to direct that part or all of their income tax refunds be contributed to a Children's Trust Fund established to assist innovative programs for the provision of social services for children.

Summary (CRS)

8/2/1989--Introduced.Children's Trust Fund Act of 1989 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow taxpayers to designate on their income tax returns that any amount of their income tax refund ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 2, 1989

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3082”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


19 cosponsors (17D, 2R) (show)
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