H.R. 5385 (97th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to repeal the tax benefits enacted during 1981 which provided a special deduction for Members of Congress with respect to their living expenses.



Jan 28, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 28, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David Bowen

Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district



Jan 28, 1982

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H.R. 5385 (97th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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