H.R. 3884 (107th): Corporate Patriot Enforcement Act of 2002


Mar 6, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 6, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Neal

Representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2002
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prevent corporations from avoiding the United States income tax by reincorporating in a foreign country.

Summary (CRS)

3/6/2002--Introduced.Corporate Patriot Enforcement Act of 2002 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code by determining that acquiring corporations in"corporate expatriation transactions" shall be considered domestic corporations.Defines a "corporate expatriation transaction" as, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 6, 2002

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3884”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


152 cosponsors (148D, 3R, 1I) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 737 (108th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 12, 2003

H.Res. 456 (rule)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 24, 2002

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