H.R. 1336 (113th): Voluntary Debt Reduction Act of 2013


Mar 21, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 21, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Rodney Davis

Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 21, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for taxpayers making gifts with their returns of income tax to the Federal Government to pay down the public debt.

Summary (CRS)

3/21/2013--Introduced.Voluntary Debt Reduction Act of 2013 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow taxpayers to donate an amount (not less than $1) or designate a portion of any overpayment ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 21, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1336”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (4R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 720 (Related)
Buffett Rule Act of 2013

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H.R. 1571 (Related)
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Last Action: Apr 15, 2013

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