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H.R. 519: Water and Agriculture Tax Reform Act of 2018

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to facilitate water leasing and water transfers to promote conservation and efficiency.

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Sponsor and status

Ken Buck

Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 4th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2018
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

Jan 13, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 24, 2018

This bill passed in the House on July 24, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

17% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 13, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jun 21, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 20, 2018
 
On House Schedule

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Jul 23, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means

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Jul 24, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 519 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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