H.R. 17519 (93rd): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to exclude from gross income certain amounts received by members of certain firefighting and rescue units.


Nov 26, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 26, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Chappell Jr.
Representative for Florida's 4th congressional district

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Summary (CRS)
Excludes from gross income, under the Internal Revenue Code, amounts received by volunteer firemen for service as members of a firefighting or rescue unit of a State or local government.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 369 (94th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 14, 1975

H.R. 15909 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 15, 1974

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Nov 26, 1974


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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