S. 321 (113th): Paying a Fair Share Act of 2013


Feb 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sheldon Whitehouse

Junior Senator from Rhode Island



Read Text »
Last Updated: Feb 13, 2013
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to reduce the deficit by imposing a minimum effective tax rate for high-income taxpayers.

Summary (CRS)

2/13/2013--Introduced.Paying a Fair Share Act of 2013 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to require an individual taxpayer whose adjusted gross income exceeds $1 million to pay a minimum tax ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 13, 2013

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


13 cosponsors (12D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2230 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Apr 16, 2012

S. 161 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 13, 2015

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: