S. 1524 (113th): PRO Sports Act


Sep 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas Coburn

Senator from Oklahoma



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Last Updated: Sep 18, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude major professional sports leagues from qualifying as tax-exempt organizations.

Summary (CRS)

9/18/2013--Introduced.Properly Reducing Overexemptions for Sports Act or the PRO Sports Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to remove professional football leagues from the list of tax-exempt organizations.Provides that no ... Read more >

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Sep 18, 2013

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1524”). 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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