H.R. 2879 (104th): To provide that individuals performing services for the peacekeeping effort in the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina shall be entitled to tax benefits in the same manner as if such services were performed in a combat zone.

Introduced:

Jan 25, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 25, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Sam Gibbons
Representative for Florida's 11th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

Read Text »
Last Updated: Jan 25, 1996
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
1/25/1996--Introduced.Provides that any individual who performs Joint Endeavor services (United Nations-sponsored peacekeeping activities in Bosnia and Herzegovina) shall be entitled to the same tax benefits under specified provisions of the ...

Read more >

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2879” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jan 25, 1996

Details

Cosponsors
16 cosponsors (16D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion: