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Jul 30, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on July 30, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Vermont At Large
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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2010
Length: 3 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to disallow deductions for the payment of punitive damages, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 20, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5994 — 111th Congress: Stop Deducting Damages Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5994
“H.R. 5994 — 111th Congress: Stop Deducting Damages Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. August 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5994>
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