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Federal Tax: Legislative History

Resources available for legislative history of federal tax.

Tas Bill Basics

"After a bill is introduced in the House, it is referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means, which has primary jurisdiction over revenue bills. . . .The first version of a bill subject to mark-up is often called the Chairman's mark . . ." (House Ways and Means, Portfolio 100-2nd, Bloomberg BNA)

"In the Senate, the bill is first referred to the previous hitSenate Finance Committeenext hit, which has primary jurisdiction in the Senate over revenue bills." (Senate Finance Committee, Portfolio 100-2nd, Bloomberg BNA)

Sources of Tax Bills

Non-Tax Specific Sources

Below are links to a selection of online resources offering current and former federal bills. These sources are not focused on tax bills.