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H.R. 4748: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to deny a deduction for severance payments made in connection with sexual misconduct.

Sponsor and status

Carolyn Maloney

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 12th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 9, 2018
Length: 2 pages

Jan 9, 2018


Introduced on Jan 9, 2018

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Jan 9, 2018

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H.R. 4748 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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