A bill to permit legally married same-sex couples to amend their filing status for tax returns outside the statute of limitations.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 20, 2019
Length: 3 pages
Jul 13, 2017
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1564 (115th).
Jun 20, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 10, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2014.
S. 1940 (116th) 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1940. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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