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S. 824 (115th): Restraining Excessive Seizure of Property through the Exploitation of Civil Asset Forfeiture Tools Act

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A bill to amend title 31, United States Code, to prohibit the Internal Revenue Service from carrying out seizures relating to a structuring transaction unless the property to be seized derived from an illegal source or the funds were structured for the purpose of concealing the violation of another criminal law or regulation, to require notice and a post-seizure hearing for such seizures, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Tim Scott

Sponsor. Junior Senator for South Carolina. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 4, 2017
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

Apr 4, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 4, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

See Instead:

H.R. 1843 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Sep 5, 2017

History

Apr 4, 2017
 
Introduced

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S. 824 (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.

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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