H.R. 6081 (110th): Heroes Earnings Assistance and Relief Tax Act of 2008


May 16, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 17, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 17, 2008.


Pub.L. 110-245


Charles “Charlie” Rangel

Representative for New York's 15th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 28, 2008
Length: 27 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide benefits for military personnel, and for other purposes.

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 6081” means this is a House of Representatives 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.


May 16, 2008
Passed House
May 20, 2008
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Passed Senate
May 22, 2008
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jun 17, 2008


28 cosponsors (28D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
May 20, 2008 1:11 p.m.
Passed 403/0

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