H.R. 5719: Empowering Employees through Stock Ownership Act

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the tax treatment of certain equity grants.

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Jul 11, 2016


Passed House on Sep 22, 2016

This bill passed in the House on September 22, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Erik Paulsen

Representative for Minnesota's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2016
Length: 18 pages


5% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


Jul 11, 2016

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Sep 14, 2016
Reported by Committee

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Sep 22, 2016
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 5719 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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