A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a safe harbor for determinations of worker classification, to require increased reporting, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for South Dakota. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 13, 2017
Length: 20 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on July 13, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Senate Tax Reform Plan Would Help Middle-Income South Dakotans, Farmers and Ranchers”
— Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Nov 9, 2017
“Ten Innovative Technology Companies Support Thunes NEW GIG Act”
— Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Aug 24, 2017
“Thune Introduces Bill to Add Certainty to Worker Classification Rules”
— Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Jul 13, 2017
Jul 13, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 7, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 700.
S. 1549 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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