S. 2267 (97th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to allow the Secretary of the Treasury to waive the interest penalty for failure to pay estimated income tax, for elderly and retired persons, in certain situations.


Mar 24, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 24, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Henry Heinz III

Senator from Pennsylvania


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Summary (CRS)

3/24/1982--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to prescribe regulations exempting retirees or individuals over age 65 from interest penalties with respect to any underpayment ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 24, 1982

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2267”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


17 cosponsors (10D, 7R) (show)
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H.R. 6654 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 22, 1982

H.R. 7175 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 23, 1982

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