Vote — Oct 9, 2015 1:24 p.m.
Jan 28, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced on January 28, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district
1/28/1982--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal the provision allowing an income tax deduction without substantiation for living expenses of Members of Congress. Reinstates the $3,000 limit on such deduction. Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5385”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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