S. 1296 (108th): A bill to exempt seaplanes from certain transportation taxes.


Jun 19, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 19, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lisa Murkowski

Senator from Alaska



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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2003
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Summary (CRS)

6/19/2003--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exempt seaplanes from the 6.25 percent transportation excise tax applicable to those engaged in the business of transporting property by air for hire. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 19, 2003

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1296”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 171 (109th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 26, 2005

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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 2004

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