H.R. 1478 (105th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow companies to donate computer equipment and software, and training related thereto, to elementary and secondary schools for use in their educational programs, and for other purposes.


Apr 29, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 29, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Anna Eshoo

Representative for California's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 29, 1997
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Summary (CRS)
4/29/1997--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to set forth a special rule for the donation by a corporation, as a charitable deduction, of computer equipment and software, as well as related ... Read more >
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Apr 29, 1997


40 cosponsors (36D, 4R) (show)
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