To promote neutrality, simplicity, and fairness in the taxation of digital goods and digital services.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 12, 2013
Length: 20 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on December 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
9 Cosponsors (6 Republicans, 3 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Chairman Smith and Rep. Cohen Introduce Digital Goods Bill”
— Rep. Lamar Smith [R-TX21, 1987-2018] (Sponsor) on Dec 13, 2013
“Cohen, Chairman Lamar Smith Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Consumers From Unfair Taxes on Digital Goods”
— Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN9] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 13, 2013
Jun 28, 2012
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1860 (112th).
Dec 12, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 17, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1643 (114th).
Oct 12, 2018
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 7058 (115th).
H.R. 3724 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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