To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a retail tax on carryout bags, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 47th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 5, 2015
Length: 10 pages
Nov 5, 2015
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H.R. 3977 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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