H.R. 5107 (110th): Giving Resources and Opportunities to the Workforce Act of 2008


Jan 23, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 23, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Melissa Bean

Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 23, 2008
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a 5-year carryback for certain net operating losses and to increase the dollar limitation on expensing certain depreciable assets.

Summary (CRS)

1/23/2008--Introduced.Giving Resources and Opportunities to the Workforce Act of 2008 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) allow a five-year carryback for net operating losses incurred in 2007, 2008, ... Read more >

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Jan 23, 2008

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5107”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 5140 (Related)
Economic Stimulus Act of 2008

Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 13, 2008

S. 2540 (Related)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code to provide expensing for certain property ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 2008

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