IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
June 17, 2021
Mr. Braun (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
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.
This Act may be cited as the
IRS Customer Service Improvement Act.
Limitation on taxpayer funded union official time for Internal Revenue Service employees
Section 7131 of title 5, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following:
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—
beginning on February 12 and ending on May 5; and
beginning on September 1 and ending on November 1.
Section 7131(d) of title 5, United States Code, is amended, in the matter preceding paragraph (1), by striking
preceding and inserting
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.