Bipartisan House backers introduce Gorton's plan to protect muni debt

Kinnander, Ola
February 1999
Bond Buyer;02/12/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30578, p5
Trade Publication
Provides an overview on legislation introduced by members of the United States House that would protect the tax-exempt status of municipal utilities' bonds when the electricity market turns competitive. Representatives J.D. Hayworth and Robert Matsui's introduction of the Bond Fairness and Protection Act; Senators Slade Gorton and Robert Kerrey's proposal of the same legislation in the upper chamber.


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