S. 2447 (94th): A bill to amend title 5 of the United States Code to make it clear that Members of Congress may not, for purposes of State income tax laws, be treated as residents of any State other than the State from which they were elected.

Introduced:

Oct 2, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Status:

Vetoed (No Override Attempt) on Aug 3, 1976

This bill was vetoed by the President on August 3, 1976 and Congress did not attempt an override before the end of the Congressional session.

Sponsor:

James Eastland

Senator from Mississippi

Democrat

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History

Oct 2, 1975
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 6, 1976
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Feb 18, 1976
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

Jul 20, 1976
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Aug 3, 1976
 
Vetoed

The President vetoed the bill. Congress may attempt to override the veto.

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