Full texts of bills are not available on Congress.gov for bills prior to 1989 (101st Congress).

Click the check-box to add or remove the section, click the text link to scroll to that section.
Titles Actions Overview All Actions Cosponsors Committees Related Bills Subjects Latest Summary All Summaries

Titles (1)

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to minimize the paperwork requirements in order for State and local governments to purchase diesel fuel tax-free.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
02/24/1988Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
11/10/1988Provisions of Measure Incorporated Into H.R.4333.
02/24/1988Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means.
Action By: House of Representatives
02/24/1988Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (48)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Owens, Wayne [D-UT-2]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-7]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Martin, David O'B. [R-NY-26]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Smith, Bob [R-NH-1]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Nielson, Howard C. [R-UT-3]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Tauzin, W. J. (Billy) [D-LA-3]* 03/16/1988
Rep. LaFalce, John J. [D-NY-32]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Bustamante, Albert G. [D-TX-23]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Hastert, J. Dennis [R-IL-14]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Price, Melvin [D-IL-21]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Wortley, George C. [R-NY-27]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Boehlert, Sherwood [R-NY-25]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Miller, Clarence E. [R-OH-10]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Morrison, Sid [R-WA-4]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Grandy, Fred [R-IA-6]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Owens, Major R. [D-NY-12]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Davis, Jack [R-IL-4]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Holloway, Clyde [R-LA-8]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Martinez, Matthew G. [D-CA-30]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Lukens, Donald E. [R-OH-8]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Pelosi, Nancy [D-CA-5]* 03/16/1988
Rep. Whittaker, Bob [R-KS-5] 04/29/1988
Rep. McCloskey, Frank [D-IN-8] 04/29/1988
Rep. Kostmayer, Peter H. [D-PA-8] 04/29/1988
Rep. Emerson, Bill [R-MO-8] 04/29/1988
Rep. Fish, Hamilton, Jr. [R-NY-21] 04/29/1988
Rep. Leath, Marvin [D-TX-11] 04/29/1988
Rep. Craig, Larry E. [R-ID-1] 04/29/1988
Rep. Lewis, Thomas F. [R-FL-12] 04/29/1988
Rep. Mrazek, Robert J. [D-NY-3] 04/29/1988
Rep. Barnard, Doug, Jr. [D-GA-10] 04/29/1988
Rep. Dornan, Robert K. [R-CA-38] 04/29/1988
Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] 04/29/1988
Rep. Lightfoot, Jim [R-IA-5] 04/29/1988
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-30] 04/29/1988
Rep. DioGuardi, Joseph J. [R-NY-20] 04/29/1988
Rep. Hayes, James A. [D-LA-7] 04/29/1988
Rep. Fauntroy, Walter E. [D-DC-At Large] 04/29/1988
Rep. Shays, Christopher [R-CT-4] 04/29/1988
Rep. Goodling, William F. [R-PA-19] 04/29/1988
Rep. McGrath, Raymond J. [R-NY-5] 04/29/1988
Rep. Boulter, Beau [R-TX-13] 04/29/1988
Rep. Bentley, Helen Delich [R-MD-2] 04/29/1988
Rep. Livingston, Bob [R-LA-1] 04/29/1988
Rep. Quillen, James H. (Jimmy) [R-TN-1] 04/29/1988
Rep. Kildee, Dale E. [D-MI-7] 04/29/1988
Rep. Gray, Kenneth J. [D-IL-22] 04/29/1988
Rep. Eckart, Dennis E. [D-OH-11] 04/29/1988

Committees (1)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Ways and Means02/24/1988 Referred to

A related bill may be a companion measure, an identical bill, a procedurally-related measure, or one with text similarities. Bill relationships are identified by the House, the Senate, or CRS, and refer only to same-congress measures.

Latest Summary (1)

There is one summary for H.R.4000. View summaries

Shown Here:
Introduced in House (02/24/1988)

Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exempt from the excise tax on diesel and aviation fuels any sales of fuel for exclusive State or local governmental use. (Under current law, the Secretary of the Treasury is authorized to issue regulations exempting such sales.)

Prohibits the Secretary from requiring reporting or registration in connection with this tax exemption and exempt sales.