To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income any prizes or awards won in competition in the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 37th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
Length: 2 pages
Aug 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on August 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Aug 2, 2012
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H.R. 6287 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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