H.R. 2800 (104th): Education Trust Fund Act

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a 5 percent tax on all wagering and to use the revenues from such tax to enhance funding for public elementary and secondary education, and for other purposes.

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Dec 18, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 18, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Cleo Fields

Representative for Louisiana's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 18, 1995
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Dec 18, 1995

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H.R. 2800 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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