H.R. 4847 (96th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide a deduction for clothing purchased and used by taxpayers serving in volunteer firefighting organizations.
Jul 18, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 18, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 12th congressional district
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- 7/18/1979--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow volunteer fire fighters an income tax deduction for the purchase of clothing used for fire fighting. Requires fire fighters to perform volunteer service ...
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 16, 1977
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