H.R. 3729 (112th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend and expand the charitable deduction for contributions of food inventory.


Dec 19, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 19, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Geoff Davis

Representative for Kentucky's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 19, 2011
Length: 4 pages

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Summary (CRS)

Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) make permanent the tax deduction for charitable contributions of food inventory; (2) set forth rules for determining the basis and fair market value ... Read more >

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Dec 19, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3729”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (6D, 3R) (show)
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S. 166 (Related)
Good Samaritan Hunger Relief Tax Incentive Extension Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2011

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