A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide for payment by the Government of all reasonable litigation expenses to prevailing taxpayers in legal action.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Mar 25, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 25, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district
Mar 25, 1976
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 4, 1977
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6903 (95th).
H.R. 12812 (94th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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