H.R.1950: Taxpayer Nondiscrimination & Protection Act of 2013

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about crime and law enforcement
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Sponsor Michael R. Turner, R-Ohio
Total Cosponsors 108 (All Republicans)
Introduced May 13, 2013
Latest Major Action June 14, 2013
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Bill Summary

Taxpayer Nondiscrimination and Protection Act of 2013 - Amends the federal criminal code to establish penalties for misconduct against a taxpayer by an Internal Revenue Service (IRS) employee during the performance of official duties, specifically including a violation of the protections and guarantees afforded under the First Amendment of the Constitution to political speech and political expression.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 14, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
May 13, 2013 Referred to House Ways and Means
May 13, 2013 Referred to House Judiciary