There is one summary for H.R.1997. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/27/1999)

Civil Rights Tax Fairness Act of 1999 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from gross income amounts received by a claimant on account of claims based on unlawful discrimination (as defined). Permits income averaging for backpay and frontpay awards received on account of such claims.