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S. 2132: IRS Customer Service Improvement Act


The text of the bill below is as of Jun 17, 2021 (Introduced).


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117th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 2132

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

June 17, 2021

(for himself, Mr. Boozman, Mr. Cramer, Mr. Cruz, Mr. Scott of Florida, and Mr. Inhofe) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance

A BILL

To amend title 5, United States Code, to limit the use of taxpayer funded union time for employees of the Internal Revenue Service, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the IRS Customer Service Improvement Act.

2.

Limitation on taxpayer funded union official time for Internal Revenue Service employees

(a)

In general

Section 7131 of title 5, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following:

(e)

The authority provided under subsection (d) shall not apply with respect to the Internal Revenue Service, or an employee of the Internal Revenue Service, during the periods each year—

(1)

beginning on February 12 and ending on May 5; and

(2)

beginning on September 1 and ending on November 1.

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(b)

Conforming amendment

Section 7131(d) of title 5, United States Code, is amended, in the matter preceding paragraph (1), by striking preceding and inserting other.

(c)

Application

The amendments made by subsections (a) and (b) shall supersede the terms of any collective bargaining agreement (including a collective bargaining agreement that is in effect, as of the date of enactment of this Act) that are inconsistent with those amendments.