S. 2650: United States Appreciation for Olympians and Paralympians Act

With 46 golds, 37 silvers, and 38 bronzes, the U.S. won by far the most Olympic medals in Brazil earlier this month. Americans cheered on to victory such home-country gold medal winners as swimmer Michael Phelps, swimmer Katie Ledecky, and gymnast Simone Biles. But now their Olympic medals are about to be taxed, unless a new bill in Congress ...

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Mar 8, 2016


Passed Senate on Jul 12, 2016

This bill passed in the Senate on July 12, 2016 and goes to the House next for consideration.


John Thune

Senior Senator from South Dakota



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Last Updated: Jul 12, 2016
Length: 4 pages


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Mar 8, 2016

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Jul 12, 2016
Passed Senate

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S. 2650 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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