A bill to rescind tax benefits provided to Members of Congress for living expenses during 1981.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Feb 9, 1982
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H.R. 5500 (97th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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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Taxpayer Protection From Congressional Benefit Abuse Act, H.R. 5500, 97th Cong. (1982).
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