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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to exempt from the Federal motor fuels excise taxes fuel used in aircraft while engaged in certain activities related to planting, caring for, and harvesting of trees and other natural resources.


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Date Actions Overview
11/18/1980Introduced in House

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11/18/1980Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means.
Action By: House of Representatives
11/18/1980Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Cosponsor
Rep. Ullman, Al [D-OR-2]

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Ways and Means11/18/1980 Referred to

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Introduced in House (11/18/1980)

Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exempt from the excise tax on motor fuels used in noncommercial aviation any fuel used in aircraft in connection with: (1) the planting, cultivating, caring for, or cutting of trees (including preventing and fighting forest fires); (2) transportation of logs from where cut; and (3) transportation of individuals, equipment, or supplies in the exploration for, or the development or removal of, natural resources. Prohibits any such aircraft from taking off from or landing at an airport eligible for assistance under the Airport and Airway Development Act of 1970.