HR 1866

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1866

To require Members of Congress to disclose delinquent tax liability and to require an ethics inquiry into, and the garnishment of the wages of, a Member with Federal tax liability.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 12, 2011

Mr. CHAFFETZ introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, 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 require Members of Congress to disclose delinquent tax liability and to require an ethics inquiry into, and the garnishment of the wages of, a Member with Federal tax liability.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. AMENDMENT TO THE ETHICS IN GOVERNMENT ACT OF 1978.

SEC. 3. ETHICS INQUIRY.

SEC. 4. FEDERAL TAX LIABILITY.

SEC. 5. MEMBER OF CONGRESS DEFINED.

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