A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 for the purpose of recovering Federal costs incurred in providing services, facilities and financial assistance to railroads, and to provide a new source of funding for the Railroad Retirement Fund.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Mar 30, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 30, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 30, 1982
H.R. 5979 (97th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 5979 — 97th Congress: Railroad Cost Recovery and Retirement Fund Act of 1982. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5979
“H.R. 5979 — 97th Congress: Railroad Cost Recovery and Retirement Fund Act of 1982.” www.GovTrack.us. 1982. December 13, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5979>
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