S. 2059: Civil Justice Tax Fairness Act of 2015

Introduced:

Sep 17, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Sep 17, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on September 17, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Susan Collins

Senior Senator from Maine

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 17, 2015
Length: 7 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income amounts received on account of claims based on certain unlawful discrimination and to allow income averaging for backpay and frontpay awards received on account of such claims, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Sep 17, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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