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H.R. 6433 (116th): HEROES Act of 2020

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To provide an exclusion from gross income for certain qualified first responders.

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Sponsor and status

Bill Huizenga

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 3, 2020
Length: 3 pages
Apr 3, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 3, 2020, 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).


22 Cosponsors (20 Republicans, 1 Independent, 1 Democrat)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Huizenga Votes Against Speaker Pelosis $3 Trillion Partisan Wish List
    — Rep. Bill Huizenga [R-MI2] (Sponsor) on May 15, 2020

Rep. Zeldin Calls for House Passage of Bill to Provide First Responders, Medical Professionals Tax Break Amid Coronavirus
    — Rep. Lee Zeldin [R-NY1] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 3, 2020

Huizenga Voices Concerns, Prepares to Vote Against Speaker Pelosi's $3 Trillion Partisan Grab Bag
    — Rep. Bill Huizenga [R-MI2] (Sponsor) on May 14, 2020

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Apr 3, 2020

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H.R. 6433 (116th) 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 H.R. 6433. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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