S. 1637 (108th): Jumpstart Our Business Strength (JOBS) Act

Introduced:

Sep 18, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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.

Sponsor:

Charles “Chuck” Grassley

Senator from Iowa

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 11, 2004
Length: 1007 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Sep 18, 2003
 
Introduced

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Oct 2, 2003
 
Reported by Committee

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May 11, 2004
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

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