May 20, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 20, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 20, 2010
Length: 4 pages
About the bill
To reduce the $159.3 billion from the discretionary overseas contingency operations funds in the President's fiscal year 2011 budget for operations in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Pakistan (without preventing use of mandatory funds from the Department of Defense budget to execute the War on Terror), and amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide individuals a "War is Making You Poor" tax credit against the savings attributable to the overseas contingency operations reduction.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5353 — 111th Congress: War is Making You Poor Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5353
“H.R. 5353 — 111th Congress: War is Making You Poor Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. October 1, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5353>
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