A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide a credit against income tax to offset the marriage penalty under the income tax rates.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Mar 12, 1980
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H.R. 6798 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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