H.R.1727 - Fallen Hero Survivor Benefit Fairness Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Ramstad, Jim [R-MN-3] (Introduced 05/03/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 107-65|
|Latest Action:||06/05/2001 Became Public Law No: 107-15. (TXT | PDF) (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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[Congressional Bills 107th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [H.R. 1727 Enrolled Bill (ENR)] H.R.1727 One Hundred Seventh Congress of the United States of America AT THE FIRST SESSION Begun and held at the City of Washington on Wednesday, the third day of January, two thousand and one An Act To amend the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 to provide for consistent treatment of survivor benefits for public safety officers killed in the line of duty. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. This Act may be cited as the ``Fallen Hero Survivor Benefit Fairness Act of 2001''. SEC. 2. CONSISTENT TREATMENT OF SURVIVOR BENEFITS FOR PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICERS KILLED IN THE LINE OF DUTY. Subsection (b) of section 1528 of the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 (Public Law 105-34) is amended by striking the period and inserting ``, and to amounts received in taxable years beginning after December 31, 2001, with respect to individuals dying on or before December 31, 1996.''. Speaker of the House of Representatives. Vice President of the United States and President of the Senate.