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house Bill H.R. 4217

SQUEAL Act

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Title

SQUEAL Act

Official Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate the deduction for living expenses incurred by Members of Congress.

Summary

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.)

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      house Committees
      Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedNovember 1st, 2017

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