Bill Text — Jun 27, 2013
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A bill to protect financial transactions in the United States from enforcement of certain excise taxes imposed by any foreign government, and for other purposes.
6/27/2013--Introduced.Protect American Investments Act of 2013 - Prohibits a U.S.-based company, entity, or person from paying a financial transaction tax imposed by a foreign country on any covered financial transaction. ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1257”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1257 — 113th Congress: Protect American Investments Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1257
“S. 1257 — 113th Congress: Protect American Investments Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1257>
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