A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the railroad track maintenance credit.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Idaho. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 3, 2015
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on March 3, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
54 Cosponsors (29 Democrats, 24 Republicans, 1 Independent)
What legislators are saying
“In the News: New Bills Seek to Strengthen Crude-By-Rail Safety, Extend Short-Line Tax Credit”
— Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 4, 2015
Mar 3, 2015
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S. 637 (114th) 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 S. 637. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
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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