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S. 25 (109th): Fair Tax Act of 2005

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A bill to promote freedom, fairness, and economic opportunity by repealing the income tax and other taxes, abolishing the Internal Revenue Service, and enacting a national sales tax to be administered primarily by the States.

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Sponsor and status

Saxby Chambliss

Sponsor. Senator for Georgia. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 24, 2005
Length: 132 pages
Introduced
Jan 24, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 24, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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    — Rep. David Price [D-NC4] on Dec 17, 2006

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    — Rep. Greg Walden [R-OR2] on Nov 9, 2005

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    — Rep. Greg Walden [R-OR2] on Nov 3, 2005

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History

Jan 24, 2005
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 25 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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