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S. 240: Taxpayer Identity Protection Act of 2019

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A bill to require the Internal Revenue Service to establish, incrementally over five years, a nationwide program to provide personal identification numbers to taxpayers to help prevent tax-related identity theft.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Susan Collins

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Maine. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 28, 2019
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Jan 28, 2019
Status

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 3151: Taxpayer First Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 1, 2019. (compare text)
Prognosis
4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
Source

History

Jan 28, 2019
 
Introduced

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S. 240 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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