H.R. 5686 (114th): Pink Tax Repeal Act

To prohibit the pricing of consumer products and services that are substantially similar if such products or services are priced differently based on the gender of the individuals for whose use the products are intended or marketed or for whom the services are performed or offered.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 8, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 8, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jackie Speier

Representative for California's 14th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 8, 2016
Length: 6 pages

History

Jul 8, 2016
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5686 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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