H.R. 11787 (94th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to increase the standard deduction.


Feb 9, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 9, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Vander Veen
Representative for Michigan's 5th congressional district

See Instead:

H.R. 14834 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jul 22, 1976

H.R. 13061 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Apr 6, 1976

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Summary (CRS)
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 ...

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H.R. 14834 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 22, 1976

H.R. 13061 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 6, 1976

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Feb 9, 1976


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