H.R. 1690 (106th): Mortgage Cancellation Relief Act of 1999

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income of individual taxpayers discharges of indebtedness attributable to certain forgiven residential mortgage obligations.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

May 5, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 5, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert “Rob” Andrews

Representative for New Jersey's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 5, 1999
Length: 5 pages

History

May 5, 1999
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1690 (106th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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