H. R. 5255
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
May 16, 2016
Mr. Rush introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce
To amend the Federal Trade Commission Act to permit the Federal Trade Commission to enforce such Act against certain tax-exempt organizations.
Authority of Federal Trade Commission over certain tax-exempt organizations
Section 4 of the Federal Trade Commission Act (15 U.S.C. 44) is amended, in the undesignated paragraph relating to the definition of the term
, and any and inserting
, any; and
by inserting before the period at the end the following:
, and any organization described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 that is exempt from taxation under section 501(a) of such Code.