To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a basic income guarantee in the form of a refundable tax credit for taxpayers who do not itemize deductions.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 51st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 2, 2006
Length: 5 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This bill was introduced on May 2, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
May 2, 2006
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H.R. 5257 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5257. This is the one from the 109th Congress.
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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