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.


Oct 2, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976


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.


James Eastland

Senator from Mississippi


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Oct 2, 1975

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Feb 6, 1976
Reported by Committee

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Feb 18, 1976
Passed Senate

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Jul 20, 1976
Passed House

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Aug 3, 1976

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

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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H.R. 8904 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 24, 1975

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