H.R. 1563: Federal Employee Tax Accountability Act of 2015

To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide that individuals having seriously delinquent tax debts shall be ineligible for Federal employment, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Mar 24, 2015


Failed Under Suspension on Apr 15, 2015

This bill is provisionally dead due to a failed vote on April 15, 2015 under a fast-track procedure called "suspension." It may or may not get another vote.


Jason Chaffetz

Representative for Utah's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 14, 2015
Length: 10 pages


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Mar 24, 2015

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Mar 25, 2015
Reported by Committee

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Apr 15, 2015
Failed in the House Under Suspension

Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.

Passed House

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 1563 is 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.

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