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H.R. 6463 (115th): MARKET CHOICE Act

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate certain fuel excise taxes and impose a tax on greenhouse gas emissions to provide revenue for maintaining and building American infrastructure, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Carlos Curbelo

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 26th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 23, 2018
Length: 71 pages
Jul 23, 2018
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 23, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


2 Cosponsors (2 Republicans)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

ICYMI: Curbelo Focuses Ways and Means Work on Tax Reforms to Benefit South Florida
    — Rep. Carlos Curbelo [R-FL26, 2015-2018] (Sponsor) on Aug 24, 2018

Fitzpatrick, Curbelo Introduce First-of-Its-Kind Legislation to Combat Carbon Emissions, Fund Infrastructure Modernization
    — Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick [R-PA1] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 27, 2018

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: NRDC Opposes Curbelo Plan, Despite Fact It Would Exceed Emission Goals of Plans They Previously Praised
    — Rep. Carlos Curbelo [R-FL26, 2015-2018] (Sponsor) on Jul 27, 2018

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Jul 23, 2018

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 6463 (115th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6463. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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