H.R. 5502 (97th): A bill to rescind the tax benefits provided during 1981 to Members of Congress for living expenses.


Feb 9, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 9, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Weber

Representative for Minnesota's 6th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

2/9/1982--Introduced.Rescinds any legislation enacted after December 31, 1980, granting Members of Congress an income tax deduction for living expenses. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 9, 1982

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5502”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 6415 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 19, 1982

H.R. 5821 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 11, 1982

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