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Jul 24, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 2, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for California's 26th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2012
Length: 16 pages
To provide for expedited consideration of a bill providing for comprehensive tax reform.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Bill Causing Indirect Action — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 747 (112th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 6169 (112th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6169”). 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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 2, 2013
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 19, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 6169 — 112th Congress: Pathway to Job Creation through a Simpler, Fairer Tax Code Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6169
“H.R. 6169 — 112th Congress: Pathway to Job Creation through a Simpler, Fairer Tax Code Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6169>
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