S. 2555 (106th): Mortgage Cancellation Relief Act of 2000


May 15, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 15, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Kerrey

Senator from Nebraska



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Last Updated: May 15, 2000
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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.

Summary (CRS)

5/15/2000--Introduced.Mortgage Cancellation Relief Act of 2000 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from individual gross income the discharge of qualified residential indebtedness in excess of the outstanding principal ... Read more >

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May 15, 2000

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2555”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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H.R. 1690 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 5, 1999

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