H.R.515 - Corporate Entitlement Reform Act of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Cooper, Jim [D-TN-5] (Introduced 01/17/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Government Reform; Rules; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||03/20/2007 Referred to the Subcommittee on Government Management, Organization, and Procurement.|
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Summary: H.R.515 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/17/2007)
Corporate Entitlement Reform Act of 2007 - Establishes the Corporate Entitlement Reform Commission to: (1) examine and identify federal programs and tax laws that provide corporate entitlements (federally-funded payments to profitmaking enterprises provided without a reasonable expectation that activities performed in return for such payments would result in benefits to the public at least as great as the payments); (2) review such entitlements; (3) recommend $50 billion in federal savings on corporate entitlements for the period beginning October 1, 2007, and ending September 30, 2017; and (4) report to Congress on its findings and recommendations.
Sets forth procedures for congressional consideration and implementation of the Commission's recommendations.