H.R. 2078 (99th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide that the use of certain transferable passes for air transportation service by an individual who is not an employee of any trade or business providing such service shall be treated as use by an employee for purposes of the fringe benefit exclusion.


Apr 17, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 17, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jack Fields Jr.

Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

4/17/1985--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from gross income as an employee fringe benefit any use of a transferable pass for air passenger transportation by a nonemployee receiving such ... Read more >

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Apr 17, 1985

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2078”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


15 cosponsors (12R, 3D) (show)
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H.R. 3128 (Related)
Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 7, 1986

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