To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to suspend the excise tax on highway motor fuels when average United States retail gasoline prices exceed $2.75 per gallon.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 23rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 27, 2006
Length: 11 pages
Apr 27, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 27, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Apr 27, 2006
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 19, 2007
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1569 (110th).
H.R. 5240 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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