H.R. 5470 (95th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide for an extension of the period during which an individual must purchase a new residence for nonrecognition of gain on the sale of an old residence in the case of members of the Armed Forces who are stationed overseas or who are required to reside in Government quarters.


Mar 23, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 23, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Philip “Phil” Crane

Representative for Illinois's 12th congressional district


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3/23/1977--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend the repurchase deadlines for nonrecognition of gain on the sale of former residences in the case of members of the armed forces who ... Read more >

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Mar 23, 1977

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H.R. 12950 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 2, 1978

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