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H.R. 6377: Save Community Newspaper Act of 2018

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide alternative minimum funding rules for certain single-employer plans maintained by a community newspaper.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Erik Paulsen

Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 16, 2018
Length: 14 pages
Introduced:

Jul 16, 2018

Status:

Ordered Reported on Jul 18, 2018

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 18, 2018.

Prognosis:

27% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 6377 will save $21 million through 2028.

History

Jul 16, 2018
 
Introduced

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Jul 18, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 6, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 6377 is 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.

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