S. 2766 (96th): Hydropower Development Act of 1980


May 28, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 28, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Maurice “Mike” Gravel

Senator from Alaska


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 with respect to the treatment of interest on bonds sold to finance the construction of hydroelectric facilities.

Summary (CRS)

5/28/1980--Introduced.Hydropower Development Act of 1980 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend the tax exclusion for interest on industrial development bonds financing publicly-owned hydroelectric generating facilities to interest on ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 28, 1980

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2766”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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