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H.R. 3299: PRIDE Act of 2019

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To permit legally married same-sex couples to amend their filing status for income tax returns outside the statute of limitations, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify that all provisions shall apply to legally married same-sex couples in the same manner as other married couples, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Judy Chu

Sponsor. Representative for California's 27th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 18, 2019
Length: 26 pages
Introduced
Jun 18, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Jul 18, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 18, 2019.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Jul 19, 2019 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

Prognosis
64% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Levin Bill to Affirm LGBTQ Couples in Federal Tax Code Passes Committee
    — Rep. Andy Levin [D-MI9] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 21, 2019

the weekly leader: friday, july 19, 2019
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Jul 20, 2019

Congressman Horsford Votes To Provide Tax Relief For Middle Class and Low Income Families
    — Rep. Steven Horsford [D-NV4] on Jun 24, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 3299 will be negligible.

History

Jun 18, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Jun 20, 2019
 
Considered by House Committee on Ways and Means

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 18, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee. The House Committee on Ways and Means issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.

Jul 19, 2019
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3299 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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