Summary: H.R.4217 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (11/01/2017)

Stop Questionable, Unnecessary, and Excessive Allowances for Legislators Act or the SQUEAL Act

This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to eliminate the deduction for living expenses incurred by Members of Congress. (Under current law, the deduction is limited to $3,000 per year.)