Federal Legislation
January 5, 2007

S 78 - Permanent Marriage Penalty Relief

Action Requested:
No action required. This bill died at the end of the 109th Congress.

Background:
Official purpose: To make permanent marriage penalty relief.

Introduced: 1/24/2005 by Senator Kay Hutchison [R-TX]

Cosponsors: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d109:SN00078:@@@P(11)

Status:

01/24/2005Introductory remarks on the act, which was then referred to the Committee on Finance.

Bill Summary and Status: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d109:SN00078:@@@L&summ2=m&

HSLDA's Position: HSLDA supports this legislation.

 Other Resources

S 78 (pdf)

Michael Farris on Marriage Tax Penalty Relief