S. 1586 (105th): Consumer and Main Street Protection Act of 1997


Jan 29, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 29, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dale Bumpers

Senator from Arkansas



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Last Updated: Jan 29, 1998
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize collection of certain State and local taxes with respect to the sale, delivery, and use of tangible personal property.

Summary (CRS)

1/29/1998--Introduced.Consumer and Main Street Protection Act of 1997 - Authorizes States to require a person who is subject to the personal jurisdiction of the State to collect and remit a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 29, 1998

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1586”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 545 (104th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 13, 1995

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