H.R. 1308 (108th): Working Families Tax Relief Act of 2004


Mar 18, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 4, 2004

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 4, 2004.


Pub.L. 108-311


William “Bill” Thomas

Representative for California's 22nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 23, 2004
Length: 28 pages

About the bill

Full Title

An act to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax relief for working families, and for other purposes.

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Mar 18, 2003

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 19, 2003
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 5, 2003
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. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 12, 2003
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Sep 23, 2004
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.

Sep 23, 2004
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

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

Oct 4, 2004
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This page is about 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.

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