H.R. 5402 (97th): A bill to rescind the tax benefits provided during 1981 to Members of Congress for living expenses.

Jan 29, 1982 (97th Congress, 1981–1982)
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 6415 (same title)
Referred to Committee — May 19, 1982

H.R. 5821 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 11, 1982

H.R. 5809 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 11, 1982

H.R. 5502 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 09, 1982

H.R. 5417 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 02, 1982

Virginia Smith
Representative for Nebraska's 3rd congressional district
Related Bills
H.R. 6415 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 19, 1982

H.R. 5821 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 11, 1982


This bill was introduced on January 29, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Jan 29, 1982
Referred to Committee Jan 29, 1982

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Rescinds any legislation enacted after December 31, 1980, granting Members of Congress an income tax deduction for living expenses.

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