S. 916: Don’t Tax Our Fallen Public Safety Heroes Act

An original bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude certain compensation received by public safety officers and their dependents from gross income.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 14, 2015

Status:

Reported by Committee on Apr 14, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on April 14, 2015.

Sponsor:

Orrin Hatch

Senior Senator from Utah

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 14, 2015
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

See Instead:

H.R. 606 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — May 22, 2015

History

Apr 14, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 14, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

S. 916 is 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.

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