HR 1628

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1628

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a retail tax on disposable carryout bags, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 15, 2011

Mr. MORAN (for himself and Ms. NORTON) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a retail tax on disposable carryout bags, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. IMPOSITION OF TAX ON DISPOSABLE CARRYOUT BAGS.

`Subchapter D--Disposable Carryout Bags

`SEC. 4056. IMPOSITION OF TAX.

`SEC. 6433. QUALIFIED DISPOSABLE CARRYOUT BAG RECYCLING PROGRAM.

`SEC. 9512. DISPOSABLE CARRYOUT BAG TRUST FUND.

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