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H.R. 3957 (114th): Emergency Citrus Disease Response Act of 2016

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to temporarily allow expensing of certain costs of replanting citrus plants lost by reason of casualty.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 5, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 21, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Vern Buchanan

Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2016
Length: 3 pages

History

Nov 5, 2015
 
Introduced

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Sep 14, 2016
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 16, 2016
 
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means

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Sep 21, 2016
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.R. 3957 (114th) 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 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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