H.R. 3979 (99th): Miscellaneous Provisions Extension Act of 1985


Dec 18, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 18, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Daniel Rostenkowski

Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to extend for a temporary period certain tax provisions which would otherwise expire at the end of 1985, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Revenue ProvisionsAmends the Internal Revenue Code to extend the income tax credit for increasing research activities from December 31, 1985, until July 31, 1986.Reduces the amount of such ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 18, 1985

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3979”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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