A bill to provide that members of the Armed Forces performing services in the Sinai Peninsula of Egypt shall be entitled to tax benefits in the same manner as if such services were performed in a combat zone.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Texas. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 23, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on March 23, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Mar 23, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
S. 704 (115th) was 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 704. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2020). S. 704 — 115th Congress: Sinai Service Recognition Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/s704
“S. 704 — 115th Congress: Sinai Service Recognition Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. September 28, 2020 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/s704>
Sinai Service Recognition Act, S. 704, 115th Cong. (2017).
|title=S. 704 (115th)
|accessdate=September 28, 2020
|author=115th Congress (2017)
|date=March 23, 2017
|quote=Sinai Service Recognition Act
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.