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.


Jan 25, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

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


Sam Gibbons
Representative for Florida's 11th congressional district


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Last Updated: Jan 25, 1996
Length: 4 pages

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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 ...

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Jan 25, 1996


16 cosponsors (16D) (show)
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