H.R. 988 (98th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to increase the amount allowed to be deducted each taxable year for expenses incurred in connection with the elimination of architectural and transportation barriers for the handicapped and elderly from $25,000 to $100,000, and to make permanent the allowance of such deduction.

Introduced:

Jan 26, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 26, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Norman Lent

Representative for New York's 4th congressional district

Republican

See Instead:

H.R. 1016 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jan 27, 1983

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
1/26/1983--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase from $25,000 to $100,000 the allowable amount of the income tax tax deduction for eliminating architectural and transportation barriers for the handicapped and ... Read more >
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H.R. 1016 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 27, 1983

H.R. 267 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 3, 1983

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History

Introduced
Jan 26, 1983

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2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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