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H.R. 2377 (114th): Religious Freedom Peace Tax Fund Act of 2015

To affirm the religious freedom of taxpayers who are conscientiously opposed to participation in war, to provide that the income, estate, or gift tax payments of such taxpayers be used for nonmilitary purposes, to create the Religious Freedom Peace Tax Fund to receive such tax payments, to improve revenue collection, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

John Lewis

Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 15, 2015
Length: 6 pages
Introduced:

May 15, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 15, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

May 15, 2015
 
Introduced

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H.R. 2377 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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