H.R. 13061 (94th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to increase the standard deduction.


Apr 6, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 6, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Vander Veen

Representative for Michigan's 5th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

4/6/1976--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 >

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Apr 6, 1976

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 13061”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (8D, 1R) (show)
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H.R. 11787 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 9, 1976

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