H.R. 2291 (98th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to allow an additional year to amend governing instruments to meet requirements for gift of split interest to charity.

Introduced:
Mar 23, 1983 (98th Congress, 1983–1984)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
James Wright Jr.
Representative for Texas's 12th congressional district
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
H.R. 4170 (Related)
Deficit Reduction Act of 1984

Signed by the President
Jul 18, 1984

 
Status

This bill was introduced on March 23, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 23, 1983
Referred to Committee Mar 23, 1983
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Ways and Means

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3/23/1983--Introduced.
Amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to allowable deductions from a decedent's gross estate for transfers for public, charitable, and religious uses, to extend through December 31, 1980, the period during which governing instruments may be amended to meet the requirements for a gift of a split interest to charity.

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