H.R. 697 (98th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to expand the circumstances where relief from liability for income tax (and penalties and interest with respect thereto) is provided to a spouse for a deficiency with respect to a joint return, and to provide similar relief with respect to certain separate returns of married individuals.
Jan 6, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 6, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Fortney “Pete” Stark
Representative for California's 9th congressional district
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- 1/6/1983--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to revise rules relating to an innocent spouse who files a joint return in which there is a substantial understatement of tax attributable to grossly ...
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 7, 1982
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 18, 1984
- What is a bill?
The “H.R.” in “H.R. 697” means this is a House of Representatives 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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this bill.
- Find Similar Bills
Search for similar bills.
Links & tools
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 697 — 98th Congress: A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to expand the circumstances where .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr697
“H.R. 697 — 98th Congress: A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to expand the circumstances where ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. April 19, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr697>
|title=H.R. 697 (98th)
|accessdate=April 19, 2015
|author=98th Congress (1983)
|date=January 6, 1983
|quote=A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to expand the circumstances where ...