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H.R. 6737 (116th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt distilled spirits plants from denaturing requirements with respect to hand sanitizer produced to help combat COVID-19.


The text of the bill below is as of May 8, 2020 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


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116th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 6737

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 8, 2020

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means

A BILL

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt distilled spirits plants from denaturing requirements with respect to hand sanitizer produced to help combat COVID-19.

1.

Exemption from denaturing requirements for production of hand sanitizer to help eliminate COVID-19

(a)

In general

Paragraph (14) of section 5214(a) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as added by section 2308 of the CARES Act (Public Law 116–136), is amended by inserting (without regard to any requirement or obligation contained in such guidance relating to denaturing of such spirits) after Food and Drug Administration.

(b)

Effective date

The amendment made by this section shall apply as if included in section 2308 of division A of the CARES Act.