New Cosponsor — Mar 20, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Jason Chaffetz [R-UT3]
The bill now has 3 cosponsors (2 Democrats, 1 Republican).
Jan 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on January 15, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Indiana's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2009
Length: 8 pages
To prohibit the awarding of a contract or grant in excess of the simplified acquisition threshold unless the prospective contractor or grantee certifies in writing to the agency awarding the contract or grant that the contractor or grantee has no seriously delinquent tax debts, and for other purposes.
1/15/2009--Introduced.Contracting and Tax Accountability Act of 2009 - Prohibits any person who has a seriously delinquent tax debt from obtaining a federal government contract or grant. Requires federal agency heads ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4881 (110th).
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Last Action: Apr 14, 2008
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 15, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 572 — 111th Congress: Contracting and Tax Accountability Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr572
“H.R. 572 — 111th Congress: Contracting and Tax Accountability Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr572>
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