About This Bill
- Introduced March 28, 2019
- Latest Major Action April 11, 2019
- See the two similar bills introduced in other congresses.
28 (18 Democrats, 10 Republicans)
- Mike Kelly (R-Pa.)
- Richard E. Neal (D-Mass.)
- Kevin Brady (R-Texas)
- Suzan K. DelBene (D-Wash.)
- Jackie Walorski (R-Ind.)
- Linda T. Sánchez (D-Calif.)
- Darin M. LaHood (R-Ill.)
- Thomas Suozzi (D-N.Y.)
- Brad Wenstrup (R-Ohio)
- Judy Chu (D-Calif.)
- Gwen Moore (D-Wis.)
- Brendan Boyle (D-Pa.)
- Brad Schneider (D-Ill.)
- Brian Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.)
- Steven Watkins (R-Kan.)
- Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.)
- Vern Buchanan (R-Fla.)
- Terri Sewell (D-Ala.)
- Danny K. Davis (D-Ill.)
- Stephanie Murphy (D-Fla.)
- Brian Higgins (D-N.Y.)
- George Holding (R-N.C.)
- Jimmy Gomez (D-Calif.)
- Steven Horsford (D-Nev.)
- John B. Larson (D-Conn.)
- Dwight Evans (D-Pa.)
- Van Taylor (R-Texas)
- Gilbert Cisneros (D-Calif.)
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|April 14, 2019||3rd|
Taxpayer First Act of 2019 This bill modifies requirements for the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regarding its organizational structure, customer service, enforcement procedures, management of information technology, and use of electronic systems. The bill includes provisions that establish the IRS Independent Office of Appeals to resolve federal tax controversies without litigation; require the IRS to develop a comprehensive customer...
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What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill
Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
Received in the Senate.
Voice Vote in the House
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H3151-3166)
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1957.
Considered under suspension of the rules.
Mr. Lewis moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 19.
Committee on Financial Services discharged.
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Ways and Means. H. Rept. 116-39, Part I.
Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Introduced in the House by John Lewis (D-Ga.)