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H.R. 3856 (114th): Information Reporting Simplification Act of 2015

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a safe harbor for de minimis errors on information returns and payee statements.

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Sponsor and status

James Renacci

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 16th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Oct 28, 2015
Length: 5 pages
Oct 28, 2015
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

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H.R. 2029: Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 18, 2015. (compare text)

11 Cosponsors (6 Republicans, 5 Democrats)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

12.18.15: Week In Review
    — Rep. James Renacci [R-OH16, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Dec 18, 2015

Renacci Bills Passed the House, to Relieve Burden on Taxpayers and Prevent Targeting
    — Rep. James Renacci [R-OH16, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Dec 17, 2015

Extenders Package Includes Several Renacci Bills and Provisions to Fight Fraud and Prevent Targeting
    — Rep. James Renacci [R-OH16, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Dec 16, 2015

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Oct 28, 2015

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H.R. 3856 (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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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