H.R. 518 (112th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow Indian tribes to receive charitable contributions of apparently wholesome food.


Jan 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Don Young

Representative for Alaska At Large



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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2011
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1/26/2011--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to qualify Indian tribes as eligible recipients of tax deductible contributions of "apparently wholesome food," as defined by the Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Food Donation ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 26, 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. 518”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Related Bills

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H.R. 6263 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 2010

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Last Action: Jun 14, 2012

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