To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the 15-year recovery period for qualified leasehold improvement property, qualified restaurant property, and qualified retail improvement property.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 23, 2015
Length: 6 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on September 17, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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18 Cosponsors (16 Republicans, 2 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“House Passes Major Legislation to Prevent Tax Increases”
— Rep. Mike Kelly [R-PA16] (Sponsor) on Dec 17, 2015
“WAYS & MEANS ADVISORY: Committee to Consider Tax Relief Legislation”
— Rep. Kenny Marchant [R-TX24, 2005-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 15, 2015
“Ways & Means Committee Approves Kelly Bill to Help Restaurants Create Jobs”
— Rep. Mike Kelly [R-PA16] (Sponsor) on Sep 17, 2015
Feb 5, 2015
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Sep 17, 2015
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Oct 23, 2015
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means
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H.R. 765 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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