New Cosponsor — Jun 5, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Bruce Braley [D-IA1, 2007-2014]
The bill now has 72 cosponsors (72 Democrats).
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Feb 6, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on February 6, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 6, 2012
Length: 7 pages
Failed Cloture — Apr 16, 2012
To reduce the deficit by imposing a minimum effective tax rate for high-income taxpayers.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Failed Cloture in the Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2230 (112th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 3903 (112th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3903”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3903 — 112th Congress: Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3903
“H.R. 3903 — 112th Congress: Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3903>
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