H.R. 4939 (97th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to make permanent the exclusion of labor performed by certain alien farmworkers from federal unemployment tax.


Nov 12, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 12, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Louis “Skip” Bafalis

Representative for Florida's 10th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude permanently the labor performed by certain alien farmworkers from Federal unemployment tax. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 12, 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. 4939”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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

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