Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Alabama's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 26, 2012
Length: 2 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on October 26, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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7 Cosponsors (6 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
Oct 26, 2012
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H.R. 6579 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6579. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to deny any deduction for compensatory payments made to any person or governmental entity on account of the April 20, 2010, explosion on and sinking of the mobile offshore drilling unit Deepwater Horizon, H.R. 6579, 112th Cong. (2012).
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