H.R. 7711 (95th): Product Liability Insurance Tax Equity Act


Jun 9, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 9, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles Whalen Jr.

Representative for Ohio's 3rd congressional district


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Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide that trusts established for the payment of product liability claims and related expenses shall be exempt from income tax, and that a deduction shall be allowed for contributions to such trusts.

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Jun 9, 1977

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4 cosponsors (2R, 2D) (show)
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H.R. 13764 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 7, 1978

H.R. 12607 (identical)

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Last Action: May 8, 1978

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