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H.R.4491: Stop Punishing Innocent Taxpayers Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about government operations and politics
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Sponsor Vern Buchanan, R-Fla.
Total Cosponsors 23 (1 Democrat, 22 Republicans)
Introduced April 28, 2014
Latest Major Action June 9, 2014
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
  • Bill passed in the House   
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Bill Summary

Stop Punishing Innocent Taxpayers Act - Prohibits any administrative offset of a claim asserted by the federal government that has been outstanding for more than 10 years.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 9, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.
April 28, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.