To establish a commission to develop legislation designed to reform tax policy and entitlement benefit programs and ensure a sound fiscal future for the United States, and for other purposes.
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Mar 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 17, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2009
Length: 24 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
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H.R. 1557 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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