H.R. 6880 (110th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow an individual a credit against income tax for uncompensated losses from damage to such individual’s principal residence by reason of Hurricane Gustav to the extent such losses are uncompensated by reason of the deductible on the individual’s homeowner’s insurance.


Sep 11, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 11, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Donald Cazayoux Jr.

Representative for Louisiana's 6th congressional district



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9/11/2008--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow individual taxpayers a tax credit for uncompensated personal casualty losses to their principal residences (or to contents in such residences) as a result ... Read more >

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Sep 11, 2008

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