H.R. 13488 (95th): Foreign Earned Income Act

Introduced:

Jul 14, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 25, 1978 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Joseph Waggonner Jr.

Representative for Louisiana's 4th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 with respect to the tax treatment of earned income of United States citizens and resident aliens from sources outside the United States, and for other purposes.

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H.Res. 1346 (rule)

Introduced
Last Action: Sep 13, 1978

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History

Introduced
Jul 14, 1978
Passed House
Sep 25, 1978

Details

Cosponsors
none
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