H. R. 6737
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
May 8, 2020
Mr. Barr introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means
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.
Exemption from denaturing requirements for production of hand sanitizer to help eliminate COVID-19
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.
The amendment made by this section shall apply as if included in section 2308 of division A of the CARES Act.