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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
May 10, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This bill was introduced on May 10, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Iowa's 2nd congressional district
5/10/1978--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide that an individual's allowable charitable contributions shall be deducted when determining the individual's adjusted gross income, thereby allowing the deduction to individuals who ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 12661”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 12661 — 95th Congress: A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to allow the charitable deduction .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr12661
“H.R. 12661 — 95th Congress: A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to allow the charitable deduction ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1978. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr12661>
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