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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
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. October 14, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr11787>
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