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S. 1431 (113th): Internet Tax Freedom Forever Act

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A bill to permanently extend the Internet Tax Freedom Act.

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Sponsor and status

Ron Wyden

Sponsor. Senator for Oregon. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2013
Length: 3 pages
Aug 1, 2013
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 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).


52 Cosponsors (34 Republicans, 18 Democrats)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Leahy & Bipartisan Group Presses For Votes On Permanent INTERNET ACCESS TAX MORATORIUM –
    — Sen. Patrick Leahy [D-VT] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 19, 2014

Thune Bipartisan Bill to Permanently Block Taxes on Internet Access Overwhelmingly Passes House
    — Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 15, 2014

Bipartisan Group Presses for Floor Action on Permanent Internet Access Tax Moratorium Bill
    — Rep. Anna Eshoo [D-CA18] on Jun 19, 2014

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Aug 1, 2013

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 1431 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1431. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

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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