H.R. 2014 (105th): Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997


Jun 24, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998


Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 5, 1997

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 5, 1997.


Pub.L. 105-34


John Kasich

Representative for Ohio's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 31, 1997
Length: 316 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for reconciliation pursuant to subsections (b)(2) and (d) of section 105 of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 1998.

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Jun 24, 1997

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 24, 1997
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jun 26, 1997
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jun 27, 1997
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Jun 27, 1997
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Public Print.

Jul 31, 1997
Conference Report Agreed to by House

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The House approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The Senate must also approve the conference report.

Jul 31, 1997
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Aug 5, 1997
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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

Jun 26, 1997 5:10 p.m.
Failed 197/235
Jun 26, 1997 6 p.m.
Passed 253/179
Jun 27, 1997 4:08 p.m.
Bill Passed 80/18
On the Conference Report
Jul 31, 1997 4:02 p.m.
Passed 389/43
On the Conference Report
Jul 31, 1997 6:01 p.m.
Conference Report Agreed to 92/8

Subject Areas
Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.Res. 206 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jul 31, 1997

H.Con.Res. 138 (Related)
To correct technical errors in the enrollment of the bill H.R. 2014.

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
Jul 31, 1997

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