H.R. 6242 (114th): CEO Accountability and Responsibility Act

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to adjust the rate of income tax of a publicly traded corporation based on the ratio of compensation of the corporation's highest paid employee to the median compensation of all the corporation's employees.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Sep 28, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 28, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mark DeSaulnier

Representative for California's 11th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2016
Length: 8 pages

History

Sep 28, 2016
 
Introduced

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H.R. 6242 (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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