H.R. 5323 (97th): A bill to rescind the special tax benefits enacted during 1981 with respect to the living expenses of Members of Congress.


Jan 25, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 25, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James “Jim” Leach
Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district

See Instead:

H.R. 5377 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jan 27, 1982

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
1/25/1982--Introduced.Rescinds any legislation enacted after December 31, 1980, granting Members of Congress an income tax deduction for living expenses.

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H.R. 5377 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 27, 1982

H.R. 5475 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 8, 1982

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Jan 25, 1982


7 cosponsors (5R, 2D) (show)
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