H.R. 1686 (104th): To amend the Revenue Act of 1987 to provide a permanent extension of the transition rule for certain publicly traded partnerships.


May 23, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 23, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Amory “Amo” Houghton Jr.

Representative for New York's 31st congressional district



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Last Updated: May 23, 1995
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5/23/1995--Introduced.Amends the Revenue Act of 1987 to repeal the termination date of a specified transition rule and permanently exempt from taxation as corporations certain publicly traded partnerships (master limited partnerships). Read more >

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May 23, 1995

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1686”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (9R, 4D) (show)
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H.R. 1443 (105th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 24, 1997

S. 1172 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 10, 1995

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