S. 866: Slain Officer Family Support Act of 2015

A bill to accelerate the income tax benefits for charitable cash contributions for the relief of the families of New York Police Department Detectives Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos, and for other purposes.

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Mar 25, 2015


Referred to Committee on Mar 25, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on March 25, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Charles “Chuck” Schumer

Senior Senator from New York



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Last Updated: Mar 25, 2015
Length: 4 pages


1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

See Instead:

H.R. 1527 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Apr 1, 2015


Mar 25, 2015

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S. 866 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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