New Cosponsors — Apr 16, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR3]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Louise Slaughter [D-NY25]
The bill now has 9 cosponsors (9 Democrats).
May 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Oregon's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 26, 2011
Length: 9 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a tax on transactions in oil futures, options, and swaps, and for other purposes.
5/26/2011--Introduced.Taxing Speculators out of the Oil Market Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) impose an 0.01% excise tax on transactions in oil futures, options, and swaps, to ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2003 — 112th Congress: Taxing Speculators out of the Oil Market Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2003
“H.R. 2003 — 112th Congress: Taxing Speculators out of the Oil Market Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2003>
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