H.R. 4646 (111th): Debt Free America Act

Introduced:

Feb 23, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 23, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Chaka Fattah

Representative for Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 23, 2010
Length: 30 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish a fee on transactions which would eliminate the national debt and replace the income tax on individuals.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 23, 2010
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4646”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1125 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 16, 2011

S. 2965 (Related)
Commission for Fiscal Sustainability Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 28, 2010

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