H.R. 1434 (105th): Disaster Relief Tax Act of 1997


Apr 24, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 24, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Walter “Wally” Herger

Representative for California's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 24, 1997
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to postpone certain tax-related deadlines in the case of taxpayers affected by a Presidentially declared disaster, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/24/1997--Introduced.Disaster Relief Tax Act of 1997 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to postpone, for up to 90 days, certain tax-related deadlines in ... Read more >

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Apr 24, 1997

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1434”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (9R, 5D) (show)
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H.R. 2014 (Related)
Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 5, 1997

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