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

Introduced:

Mar 24, 2015

Status:

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.

Sponsor:

Jason Chaffetz

Representative for Utah's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 14, 2015
Length: 10 pages

Prognosis:

21% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

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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History

Mar 24, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 25, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

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

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