H.R. 5661 (102nd): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt transportation on certain ferries from the excise tax on transportation of passengers by water.


Jul 22, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 3, 1992 but was never passed by the Senate.


Thomas Andrews

Representative for Maine's 1st congressional district


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Summary (CRS)
7/22/1992--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exempt from the excise tax on transportation of passengers by water a ferry voyage of less than 12 hours between a port in the ... Read more >
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H.R. 1806 (103rd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 22, 1993

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Jul 22, 1992
Reported by Committee
Jul 24, 1992
Passed House
Aug 3, 1992
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


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