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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Feb 9, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976
This bill was introduced on February 9, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 5th congressional district
2/9/1976--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the percentage standard deduction to an amount equal to 20 percent of adjusted gross income but not to exceed (1) $3,000 in the ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 11787”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 11787 — 94th Congress: A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to increase the standard deduction.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr11787
“H.R. 11787 — 94th Congress: A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to increase the standard deduction..” www.GovTrack.us. 1976. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr11787>
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