S. 2059 (112th): Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012
Feb 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Rhode Island
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Last Updated: Feb 1, 2012
Length: 7 pages
- See Instead:
S. 2230 (same title)
Failed Cloture — Apr 16, 2012
H.R. 3903 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 6, 2012
About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to reduce the deficit by imposing a minimum effective tax rate for high-income taxpayers.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2013
Last Action: Apr 16, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2059 — 112th Congress: Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2059
“S. 2059 — 112th Congress: Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. March 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2059>
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