H.R. 6683 (112th): Hurricane Sandy Tax Relief Act of 2012


Dec 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bill Pascrell Jr.

Representative for New Jersey's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 19, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax relief for damages relating to Hurricane Sandy, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Hurricane Sandy Tax Relief Act of 2012 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide tax benefits for individuals and businesses affected by Hurricane Sandy, including:an exemption from the gross ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 19, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6683”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


26 cosponsors (17D, 9R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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