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H.R. 15571 (94th): A bill to amend chapter 21 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 and title II of the Social Security Act to provide that the payment of social security taxes by a nonprofit organization with respect to its employees shall constitute (for both tax and benefit purposes) a constructive filing by such organization of the certificate otherwise required to provide social security coverage for such employees if it has not received a refund or credit of such taxes, and to require the filing of such a certificate by any nonprofit organization which paid such taxes but received a refund or credit because it had not previously filed such certificate.

Sponsor and status

Sep 15, 1976
94th Congress (1975–1976)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 19, 1976

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 19, 1976.

Pub.L. 94-563

Abner Mikva

Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 19, 1976


1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)



Sep 15, 1976

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Sep 30, 1976
Passed House (Senate next)

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Oct 1, 1976
Passed Senate

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Oct 19, 1976
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 15571 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 15571. This is the one from the 94th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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