H.R.572 - Contracting and Tax Accountability Act of 2009111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Ellsworth, Brad [D-IN-8] (Introduced 01/15/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Government Reform|
|Latest Action:||01/15/2009 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.|
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Summary: H.R.572 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/15/2009)
Contracting and Tax Accountability Act of 2009 - Prohibits any person who has a seriously delinquent tax debt from obtaining a federal government contract or grant. Requires federal agency heads to require prospective recipients of a contract or grant in excess of an amount equal to the simplified acquisition threshold to: (1) certify that they do not have such a debt; and (2) authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to disclose information describing whether they have such a debt.
Defines "seriously delinquent tax debt" and an outstanding tax debt for which a notice of lien has been filed in public records.