To promote freedom, fairness, and economic opportunity for families by repealing the income tax, abolishing the Internal Revenue Service, and enacting a national retail sales tax to be administered primarily by the States.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 19, 1997
Length: 86 pages
105th Congress (1997–1998)
This bill was introduced on June 19, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 6, 1996
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3039 (104th).
Jun 19, 1997
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H.R. 2001 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2001. This is the one from the 105th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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