H.R. 4717 (97th): Miscellaneous Revenue Act of 1982

An act to reduce the amount of LIFO recapture in the case of certain plans of liquidation adopted during 1982, to make adjustments in the net operating loss carryback and carryforward rules for the Federal National Mortgage Association, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Oct 7, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 25, 1982

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 25, 1982.

Law:

Pub.L. 97-362

Sponsor:

Edgar “Ed” Jenkins

Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 25, 1982

History

Oct 7, 1981
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 9, 1981
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Dec 15, 1981
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 16, 1981
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 1, 1982
 
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The Senate approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The House must also approve the conference report. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 25, 1982
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Oct 25, 1982
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

H.R. 4717 (97th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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