H.R. 863 (111th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employees to receive transportation fringe benefits for the same month both in the form of transit passes and reimbursement of bicycle commuting expenses.

Introduced:

Feb 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Earl Blumenauer
Representative for Oregon's 3rd congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 4, 2009
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
2/4/2009--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) allow employees to receive transit passes and reimbursements of bicycle commuting expenses as tax-exempt employer-provided fringe benefits in the same month; and (2) ...

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History

Introduced
Feb 4, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
13 cosponsors (13D) (show)
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