H.R. 4248 (97th): Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad Act of 1981


Jul 23, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 23, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Coyne III

Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to clarify the tax exemption for interest on obligations of volunteer fire, ambulance, and rescue departments.

Summary (CRS)

7/23/1981--Introduced.Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad Act of 1981 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide that bonds issued by a volunteer fire department to finance the acquisition, construction, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 23, 1981

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4248”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


15 cosponsors (8D, 7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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