Vote — Feb 8, 2016 5:31 p.m.
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Dec 18, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This bill was introduced on December 18, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3979 — 99th Congress: Miscellaneous Provisions Extension Act of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr3979
“H.R. 3979 — 99th Congress: Miscellaneous Provisions Extension Act of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr3979>
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