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Apr 23, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on April 23, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 23, 2009
Length: 6 pages
To affirm the religious freedom of taxpayers who are conscientiously opposed to participation in war, to provide that the income, estate, or gift tax payments of such taxpayers be used for nonmilitary purposes, to create the Religious Freedom Peace Tax Fund to receive such tax payments, to improve revenue collection, and for other purposes.
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Last Action: Mar 17, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2085 — 111th Congress: Religious Freedom Peace Tax Fund Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2085
“H.R. 2085 — 111th Congress: Religious Freedom Peace Tax Fund Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. August 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2085>
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