S. 1342: Eliminating Federal Tax Subsidies for Stadiums Act of 2017

Since 2000, 36 sports stadiums have been constructed using $3.2 billion in federal tax subsidies. Check out the full list — maybe your favorite team or your hometown squad is there. A new bill would end this practice. The context It all stems from a provision in a 1986 tax reform bill, which accidentally created a loophole which allowed tax ... Continue reading »

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Overview

Introduced:

Jun 12, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Jun 12, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 12, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Cory Booker

Junior Senator from New Jersey

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 12, 2017
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jun 12, 2017
 
Introduced

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Ordered Reported

 
Passed Senate (House next)

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1342 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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