To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for advance refunds of certain net operating losses and research expenditures relating to COVID-19, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 31, 2020
Length: 14 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on July 31, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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4 Cosponsors (4 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Walorski Bill Would Provide Tax Relief to Medical Device Startups, Other Tech Innovators”
— Rep. Jackie Walorski [R-IN2, 2013-2022] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 6, 2020
Jul 31, 2020
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May 28, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3623.
H.R. 7917 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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