H.R. 5552 - Firearms Excise Tax Improvement Act of 2010

Taxation. 111th Congress (2009-2010) View bill details
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Summary:
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require that the payment of the manufacturers' excise tax on recreational equipment be paid quarterly and to provide for the assessment by the Secretary of the Treasury of certain criminal restitution. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has become law. 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED by voice vote on August 5, 2010.

Firearms Excise Tax Improvement Act of 2010

H.R. 5552 — 111th Congress (2009–2010)

Summary
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require that the payment of the manufacturers' excise tax on recreational equipment be paid quarterly and to provide for the assessment by the Secretary of the Treasury of certain criminal restitution. (by CRS)
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Title
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require that the payment of the manufacturers' excise tax on recreational equipment be paid quarterly and to provide for the assessment by the Secretary of the Treasury of certain criminal restitution.
Other Titles
  • Firearms Excise Tax Improvement Act of 2010
  • Firearms Excise Tax Improvement Act of 2010
  • Firearms Excise Tax Improvement Act of 2010
Sponsor
Ron Kind
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Taxation
  • Budget deficits and national debt
  • Corporate finance and management
  • Crime victims
  • Criminal procedure and sentencing
  • Firearms and explosives
  • Outdoor recreation
  • Sales and excise taxes
  • Tax administration and collection, taxpayers
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Major Actions
Introduced6/17/2010
Referred to Committee
Passed House6/29/2010
Passed Senate8/05/2010
Signed by President8/16/2010
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteHouseOn Passage - House - H.R. 5552 Firearms Excise Tax Improvement Act - Under Suspension of the Rules6/29/2010This bill PASSED the House
412 voted YES 6 voted NO 14 voted present/not voting
currently selectedSenatePassed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.8/05/2010PASSED by voice vote
ActionDateDescription
Introduced6/17/2010
6/17/2010Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
6/29/2010Mr. Kind moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
6/29/2010Considered under suspension of the rules.
6/29/2010DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 5552.
6/29/2010At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
6/29/2010Considered as unfinished business.
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage6/29/2010On Passage - House - H.R. 5552 Firearms Excise Tax Improvement Act - Under Suspension of the Rules
6/30/2010Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
Put on a legislative calendar7/12/2010Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 456.
Presented to President8/05/2010Cleared for White House.
currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage8/05/2010Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
8/06/2010Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Presented to President8/10/2010Presented to President.
Signed8/16/2010Signed by President.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$57,050
$489,096
$93,884
$640,030
$0
3 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Firearms Excise Tax Improvement Act of 2010: Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.

3 organizations supported this bill

Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation
Lemmonds, Lance (n.d.). U.S. Senate Passes Legislation Important to America's Gun Industry and Hunters . Retrieved August 26, 2010, from Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation.
National Rifle Association
NRA (2010, July 2). NRA-Backed Excise Bill Overwhelmingly Passes U.S. House. Retrieved August 26, 2010, from NRA-ILA.
National Shooting Sports Foundation
Novin, Ted (2010, June 29). Firearms Industry Hails Passage of Excise Tax Improvement Legislation in U.S. House. Retrieved August 26, 2010, from National Shooting Sports Foundation, Inc..

0 organizations opposed this bill

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2005 – December 31, 2010.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposedsort icon
Vote
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$18,350$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$1,750$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0Yes
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$13,800$0Yes
Arlen SpecterDPA$4,600$0Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$1,000$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$0$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0Yes
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$0$0Yes
Blanche LincolnDAR$1,000$0Yes
Bob BennettRUT$6,950$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$500$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$14,050$0Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0Yes
Byron DorganDND$5,900$0Yes
Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$12,050$0Yes
Chris DoddDCT$0$0Yes
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$0$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$10,850$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,950$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$56,900$0Yes
Dan InouyeDHI$0$0Yes
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0Yes
David VitterRLA$33,653$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$0Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$500$0Yes
Dick LugarRIN$0$0Yes
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$8,950$0Yes
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$3,300$0Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0Yes
George LeMieuxRFL$0$0Yes
George VoinovichROH$0$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$28,850$0Yes
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$17,500$0Yes
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0Yes
Jim BunningRKY$0$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$16,404$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$18,500$0Yes
Jim RischRID$6,950$0Yes
Jim WebbDVA$0$0Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$0$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$2,300$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$12,900$0Yes
John CornynRTX$48,350$0Yes
John EnsignRNV$6,000$0Yes
John F. KerryDMA$0$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$29,950$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$28,100$0Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$7,700$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$33,350$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$0$0Yes
Judd GreggRNH$0$0Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$4,300$0Yes
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$0Yes
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$1,250$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$16,566$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$7,250$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$500$0Yes
Mark BegichDAK$0$0Yes
Mark L. PryorDAR$1,000$0Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,000$0Yes
Mark UdallDCO$4,300$0Yes
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$2,300$0Yes
Max BaucusDMT$9,800$0Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$5,400$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$19,584$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$6,950$0Yes
Mike JohannsRNE$10,550$0Yes
Olympia SnoweRME$0$0Yes
Orrin G. HatchRUT$3,500$0Yes
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$2,400$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$21,950$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$10,450$0Yes
Roger F. WickerRMS$12,500$0Yes
Roland BurrisDIL$0$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$0$0Yes
Russ FeingoldDWI$0$0Yes
Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0Yes
Scott BrownRMA$25,170$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$2,100$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$1,000$0Yes
Ted KaufmanDDE$0$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$4,500$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$0$0Yes
Tom CoburnROK$6,303$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$1,500$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$0$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$5,000$0Yes

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0Yes
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$13,800$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$12,900$0Yes
Max BaucusDMT$9,800$0Yes
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$0$0Yes
Mark BegichDAK$0$0Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$5,400$0Yes
Bob BennettRUT$6,950$0Yes
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0Yes
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$0$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$1,000$0Yes
Scott BrownRMA$25,170$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$0Yes
Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0Yes
Jim BunningRKY$0$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$21,950$0Yes
Roland BurrisDIL$0$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$500$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$0$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$0$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$500$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$56,900$0Yes
Tom CoburnROK$6,303$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$5,000$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$1,000$0Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$14,050$0Yes
John CornynRTX$48,350$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$19,584$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$16,404$0Yes
Chris DoddDCT$0$0Yes
Byron DorganDND$5,900$0Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$500$0Yes
John EnsignRNV$6,000$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$6,950$0Yes
Russ FeingoldDWI$0$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$1,750$0Yes
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$1,250$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$16,566$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$10,850$0Yes
Judd GreggRNH$0$0Yes
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$1,500$0Yes
Orrin G. HatchRUT$3,500$0Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$4,300$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$18,500$0Yes
Dan InouyeDHI$0$0Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$7,700$0Yes
Mike JohannsRNE$10,550$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$4,500$0Yes
Ted KaufmanDDE$0$0Yes
John F. KerryDMA$0$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0Yes
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$33,350$0Yes
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$2,300$0Yes
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$3,300$0Yes
George LeMieuxRFL$0$0Yes
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$0$0Yes
Blanche LincolnDAR$1,000$0Yes
Dick LugarRIN$0$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$29,950$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$18,350$0Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$7,250$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$2,400$0Yes
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$8,950$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,950$0Yes
Mark L. PryorDAR$1,000$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$28,850$0Yes
Jim RischRID$6,950$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$12,050$0Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$2,300$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$17,500$0Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$10,450$0Yes
Olympia SnoweRME$0$0Yes
Arlen SpecterDPA$4,600$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$0$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$28,100$0Yes
Mark UdallDCO$4,300$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$0$0Yes
David VitterRLA$33,653$0Yes
George VoinovichROH$0$0Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,000$0Yes
Jim WebbDVA$0$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$2,100$0Yes
Roger F. WickerRMS$12,500$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$0$0Yes

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Pro-Guns$489,096
Hunting & wildlife$93,884
Recreation/Entertainment$57,050

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
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