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H.R. 3771 (113th): Philippines Charitable Giving Assistance Act

To accelerate the income tax benefits for charitable cash contributions for the relief of victims of the Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.

Overview

Introduced:

Dec 12, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 25, 2014

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 25, 2014.

Law:

Pub.L. 113-92

Sponsor:

Eric Swalwell

Representative for California's 15th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2014
Length: 1 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 1821: Philippines Charitable Giving Assistance Act

Passed Senate (House next) on Mar 6, 2014. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Dec 12, 2013
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Mar 24, 2014
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 25, 2014
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 25, 2014
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3771 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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