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Sep 18, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on May 11, 2004 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Iowa
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Last Updated: May 11, 2004
Length: 1007 pages
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to comply with the World Trade Organization rulings on the FSC/ETI benefit in a manner that preserves jobs and production activities in the United States, to reform and simplify the international taxation rules of the United States, and for other purposes.
5/11/2004--Passed Senate amended.Jumpstart Our Business Strength (JOBS) Act - TitleI - Provisions Relating to Repeal of Exclusion for Extraterritorial IncomeSection101 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code (Code) to repeal the ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1637 — 108th Congress: Jumpstart Our Business Strength (JOBS) Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/s1637
“S. 1637 — 108th Congress: Jumpstart Our Business Strength (JOBS) Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2003. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/s1637>
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