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


Oct 7, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 25, 1982

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


Pub.L. 97-362


Edgar “Ed” Jenkins

Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 25, 1982

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Oct 7, 1981

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Dec 9, 1981
Reported by Committee

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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

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