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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

RURAL Act of 2019
Revitalizing Underdeveloped Rural Areas and Lands Act of 2019

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the definition of income for purposes of determining the tax-exempt status of certain mutual or cooperative telephone or electric companies.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
04/09/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (2)

Date All Actions
04/09/2019Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/09/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (310)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Smith, Adrian [R-NE-3]* 04/09/2019
Rep. Lujan, Ben Ray [D-NM-3] 04/10/2019
Rep. Smith, Jason [R-MO-8] 04/30/2019
Rep. Brindisi, Anthony [D-NY-22] 04/30/2019
Rep. Upton, Fred [R-MI-6] 04/30/2019
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 04/30/2019
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 04/30/2019
Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-14] 04/30/2019
Rep. Vela, Filemon [D-TX-34] 04/30/2019
Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-8] 05/03/2019
Rep. Walden, Greg [R-OR-2] 05/03/2019
Rep. Rose, John W. [R-TN-6] 05/03/2019
Rep. Walorski, Jackie [R-IN-2] 05/03/2019
Rep. Stauber, Pete [R-MN-8] 05/03/2019
Rep. Bustos, Cheri [D-IL-17] 05/03/2019
Rep. Webster, Daniel [R-FL-11] 05/03/2019
Rep. Scott, David [D-GA-13] 05/03/2019
Rep. Lawson, Al, Jr. [D-FL-5] 05/03/2019
Rep. Luetkemeyer, Blaine [R-MO-3] 05/10/2019
Rep. Gonzalez, Vicente [D-TX-15] 05/10/2019
Rep. Delgado, Antonio [D-NY-19] 05/10/2019
Rep. Butterfield, G. K. [D-NC-1] 05/10/2019
Rep. Bass, Karen [D-CA-37] 05/10/2019
Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-12] 05/10/2019
Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3] 05/17/2019
Rep. Dunn, Neal P. [R-FL-2] 05/17/2019
Rep. Gianforte, Greg [R-MT-At Large] 05/17/2019
Rep. Rutherford, John H. [R-FL-4] 05/17/2019
Rep. Case, Ed [D-HI-1] 05/17/2019
Rep. Gallagher, Mike [R-WI-8] 05/17/2019
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20] 05/17/2019
Rep. Soto, Darren [D-FL-9] 05/17/2019
Rep. Carter, Earl L. "Buddy" [R-GA-1] 05/17/2019
Rep. Axne, Cynthia [D-IA-3] 05/17/2019
Rep. Welch, Peter [D-VT-At Large] 05/22/2019
Rep. Spano, Ross [R-FL-15] 05/22/2019
Rep. Westerman, Bruce [R-AR-4] 05/22/2019
Rep. Kelly, Robin L. [D-IL-2] 05/22/2019
Rep. Adams, Alma S. [D-NC-12] 05/22/2019
Rep. Cuellar, Henry [D-TX-28] 05/22/2019
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] 05/22/2019
Rep. Steube, W. Gregory [R-FL-17] 05/22/2019
Rep. Golden, Jared F. [D-ME-2] 05/22/2019
Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15] 05/22/2019
Rep. Womack, Steve [R-AR-3] 06/03/2019
Rep. Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr. [D-GA-4] 06/03/2019
Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20] 06/03/2019
Rep. Kim, Andy [D-NJ-3] 06/03/2019
Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-33] 06/03/2019
Rep. Meuser, Daniel [R-PA-9] 06/03/2019
Rep. LaMalfa, Doug [R-CA-1] 06/03/2019
Rep. Hagedorn, Jim [R-MN-1] 06/03/2019
Rep. Meadows, Mark [R-NC-11] 06/03/2019
Rep. Schrader, Kurt [D-OR-5] 06/03/2019
Rep. Aguilar, Pete [D-CA-31] 06/03/2019
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3] 06/03/2019
Rep. Mitchell, Paul [R-MI-10] 06/03/2019
Rep. Horsford, Steven [D-NV-4] 06/03/2019
Rep. Cloud, Michael [R-TX-27] 06/11/2019
Rep. Casten, Sean [D-IL-6] 06/11/2019
Rep. Huffman, Jared [D-CA-2] 06/11/2019
Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36] 06/11/2019
Rep. Cardenas, Tony [D-CA-29] 06/11/2019
Rep. Krishnamoorthi, Raja [D-IL-8] 06/11/2019
Rep. Panetta, Jimmy [D-CA-20] 06/11/2019
Rep. Richmond, Cedric L. [D-LA-2] 06/11/2019
Rep. Watkins, Steve [R-KS-2] 06/11/2019
Rep. Finkenauer, Abby [D-IA-1] 06/26/2019
Rep. O'Halleran, Tom [D-AZ-1] 06/26/2019
Rep. Long, Billy [R-MO-7] 06/26/2019
Rep. Torres Small, Xochitl [D-NM-2] 06/26/2019
Rep. Schweikert, David [R-AZ-6] 06/26/2019
Rep. Amodei, Mark E. [R-NV-2] 06/26/2019
Rep. Latta, Robert E. [R-OH-5] 06/26/2019
Rep. Trone, David J. [D-MD-6] 07/09/2019
Rep. Bergman, Jack [R-MI-1] 07/18/2019
Rep. Payne, Donald M., Jr. [D-NJ-10] 07/18/2019
Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-15] 07/18/2019
Rep. Reed, Tom [R-NY-23] 07/18/2019
Rep. Huizenga, Bill [R-MI-2] 07/18/2019
Rep. Walberg, Tim [R-MI-7] 07/18/2019
Rep. Gaetz, Matt [R-FL-1] 07/18/2019
Rep. Babin, Brian [R-TX-36] 07/18/2019
Rep. Banks, Jim [R-IN-3] 07/18/2019
Rep. Yoho, Ted S. [R-FL-3] 07/18/2019
Rep. Griffith, H. Morgan [R-VA-9] 07/18/2019
Rep. Johnson, Bill [R-OH-6] 07/18/2019
Rep. Brooks, Susan W. [R-IN-5] 07/18/2019
Rep. Craig, Angie [D-MN-2] 07/18/2019
Rep. McEachin, A. Donald [D-VA-4] 07/18/2019
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-16] 07/18/2019
Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-PA-18] 08/27/2019
Rep. Marshall, Roger W. [R-KS-1] 08/27/2019
Rep. Duffy, Sean P. [R-WI-7] 08/27/2019
Rep. Mullin, Markwayne [R-OK-2] 08/27/2019
Rep. Norman, Ralph [R-SC-5] 08/27/2019
Rep. Demings, Val Butler [D-FL-10] 08/27/2019
Rep. Perlmutter, Ed [D-CO-7] 08/27/2019
Rep. Pocan, Mark [D-WI-2] 08/27/2019
Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-7] 08/27/2019
Rep. Budd, Ted [R-NC-13] 08/27/2019
Rep. Curtis, John R. [R-UT-3] 08/27/2019
Rep. Gooden, Lance [R-TX-5] 08/27/2019
Rep. Davis, Danny K. [D-IL-7] 08/27/2019
Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1] 08/27/2019
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6] 08/27/2019
Rep. Gohmert, Louie [R-TX-1] 08/27/2019
Rep. Bucshon, Larry [R-IN-8] 08/27/2019
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 09/06/2019
Rep. Reschenthaler, Guy [R-PA-14] 09/06/2019
Rep. Lesko, Debbie [R-AZ-8] 09/06/2019
Rep. Hartzler, Vicky [R-MO-4] 09/06/2019
Rep. Gibbs, Bob [R-OH-7] 09/06/2019
Rep. Moolenaar, John R. [R-MI-4] 09/06/2019
Rep. Pingree, Chellie [D-ME-1] 09/06/2019
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] 09/12/2019
Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26] 09/12/2019
Rep. Price, David E. [D-NC-4] 09/12/2019
Rep. Rouzer, David [R-NC-7] 09/12/2019
Rep. Kinzinger, Adam [R-IL-16] 09/12/2019
Rep. Jordan, Jim [R-OH-4] 09/12/2019
Rep. McClintock, Tom [R-CA-4] 09/12/2019
Rep. Stewart, Chris [R-UT-2] 09/12/2019
Rep. Keller, Fred [R-PA-12] 09/12/2019
Rep. Johnson, Dusty [R-SD-At Large] 09/12/2019
Rep. Rogers, Mike D. [R-AL-3] 09/12/2019
Rep. Fortenberry, Jeff [R-NE-1] 09/12/2019
Rep. Chabot, Steve [R-OH-1] 09/12/2019
Rep. Horn, Kendra S. [D-OK-5] 09/12/2019
Rep. Thompson, Glenn [R-PA-15] 09/12/2019
Rep. Ratcliffe, John [R-TX-4] 09/12/2019
Rep. McBath, Lucy [D-GA-6] 09/12/2019
Rep. Van Drew, Jefferson [D-NJ-2] 09/12/2019
Rep. Hern, Kevin [R-OK-1] 09/12/2019
Rep. Harris, Andy [R-MD-1] 09/12/2019
Rep. McAdams, Ben [D-UT-4] 09/12/2019
Rep. Fudge, Marcia L. [D-OH-11] 09/12/2019
Rep. Mucarsel-Powell, Debbie [D-FL-26] 09/12/2019
Rep. Timmons, William R. IV [R-SC-4] 09/12/2019
Rep. Hill, J. French [R-AR-2] 09/19/2019
Rep. Cox, TJ [D-CA-21] 09/19/2019
Rep. Graves, Sam [R-MO-6] 09/19/2019
Rep. Conaway, K. Michael [R-TX-11] 09/19/2019
Rep. Davis, Rodney [R-IL-13] 09/19/2019
Rep. Harder, Josh [D-CA-10] 09/19/2019
Rep. Thornberry, Mac [R-TX-13] 09/19/2019
Rep. Gonzalez, Anthony [R-OH-16] 09/19/2019
Rep. Bacon, Don [R-NE-2] 09/19/2019
Rep. McHenry, Patrick T. [R-NC-10] 09/19/2019
Rep. Grijalva, Raul M. [D-AZ-3] 09/19/2019
Rep. Kelly, Trent [R-MS-1] 09/19/2019
Rep. Armstrong, Kelly [R-ND-At Large] 09/19/2019
Rep. Wilson, Joe [R-SC-2] 09/19/2019
Rep. Diaz-Balart, Mario [R-FL-25] 09/19/2019
Rep. Davidson, Warren [R-OH-8] 09/19/2019
Rep. Crawford, Eric A. "Rick" [R-AR-1] 09/19/2019
Rep. Roe, David P. [R-TN-1] 09/19/2019
Rep. Katko, John [R-NY-24] 09/19/2019
Rep. Cole, Tom [R-OK-4] 09/19/2019
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6] 09/19/2019
Rep. Kirkpatrick, Ann [D-AZ-2] 09/19/2019
Rep. Simpson, Michael K. [R-ID-2] 09/19/2019
Rep. Joyce, David P. [R-OH-14] 09/19/2019
Rep. Cleaver, Emanuel [D-MO-5] 09/19/2019
Rep. Wilson, Frederica S. [D-FL-24] 09/19/2019
Rep. Hice, Jody B. [R-GA-10] 09/19/2019
Rep. Marchant, Kenny [R-TX-24] 09/19/2019
Rep. Holding, George [R-NC-2] 09/19/2019
Rep. Walker, Mark [R-NC-6] 09/24/2019
Rep. Veasey, Marc A. [D-TX-33] 09/24/2019
Rep. Brown, Anthony G. [D-MD-4] 09/24/2019
Rep. Gallego, Ruben [D-AZ-7] 09/24/2019
Rep. Bost, Mike [R-IL-12] 09/24/2019
Rep. Plaskett, Stacey E. [D-VI-At Large] 09/24/2019
Rep. Joyce, John [R-PA-13] 09/26/2019
Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-AZ-4] 09/26/2019
Rep. LaHood, Darin [R-IL-18] 09/26/2019
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-2] 09/26/2019
Rep. Beatty, Joyce [D-OH-3] 09/26/2019
Rep. Frankel, Lois [D-FL-21] 09/26/2019
Rep. Balderson, Troy [R-OH-12] 09/26/2019
Rep. Waltz, Michael [R-FL-6] 09/26/2019
Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] 09/26/2019
Rep. Kelly, Mike [R-PA-16] 09/26/2019
Rep. Haaland, Debra A. [D-NM-1] 09/26/2019
Rep. Loebsack, David [D-IA-2] 09/26/2019
Rep. Lamborn, Doug [R-CO-5] 09/26/2019
Rep. Emmer, Tom [R-MN-6] 09/26/2019
Rep. Byrne, Bradley [R-AL-1] 09/26/2019
Rep. Cunningham, Joe [D-SC-1] 09/26/2019
Rep. King, Steve [R-IA-4] 09/26/2019
Rep. Fulcher, Russ [R-ID-1] 09/26/2019
Rep. Wittman, Robert J. [R-VA-1] 09/26/2019
Rep. Clyburn, James E. [D-SC-6] 09/26/2019
Rep. Buck, Ken [R-CO-4] 09/26/2019
Rep. Kuster, Ann M. [D-NH-2] 09/26/2019
Rep. Barr, Andy [R-KY-6] 09/26/2019
Rep. Burchett, Tim [R-TN-2] 09/26/2019
Rep. Johnson, Mike [R-LA-4] 09/26/2019
Rep. Wagner, Ann [R-MO-2] 09/27/2019
Rep. Kustoff, David [R-TN-8] 09/27/2019
Rep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE-At Large] 09/27/2019
Rep. Flores, Bill [R-TX-17] 09/27/2019
Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52] 09/27/2019
Rep. Turner, Michael R. [R-OH-10] 09/27/2019
Rep. Williams, Roger [R-TX-25] 09/27/2019
Rep. Grothman, Glenn [R-WI-6] 09/27/2019
Rep. Mast, Brian J. [R-FL-18] 09/27/2019
Rep. Murphy, Stephanie N. [D-FL-7] 09/27/2019
Rep. Lawrence, Brenda L. [D-MI-14] 10/11/2019
Rep. DesJarlais, Scott [R-TN-4] 10/11/2019
Rep. Guest, Michael [R-MS-3] 10/11/2019
Rep. Stanton, Greg [D-AZ-9] 10/11/2019
Rep. Ferguson, A. Drew, IV [R-GA-3] 10/11/2019
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] 10/11/2019
Rep. McMorris Rodgers, Cathy [R-WA-5] 10/11/2019
Rep. Brooks, Mo [R-AL-5] 10/11/2019
Rep. Hudson, Richard [R-NC-8] 10/11/2019
Rep. Spanberger, Abigail Davis [D-VA-7] 10/11/2019
Rep. Green, Mark E. [R-TN-7] 10/11/2019
Rep. Napolitano, Grace F. [D-CA-32] 10/11/2019
Rep. Watson Coleman, Bonnie [D-NJ-12] 10/11/2019
Rep. Clarke, Yvette D. [D-NY-9] 10/11/2019
Rep. Ruppersberger, C. A. Dutch [D-MD-2] 10/11/2019
Rep. Gabbard, Tulsi [D-HI-2] 10/11/2019
Rep. Abraham, Ralph Lee [R-LA-5] 10/11/2019
Rep. Riggleman, Denver [R-VA-5] 10/11/2019
Rep. Arrington, Jodey C. [R-TX-19] 10/11/2019
Rep. Schneider, Bradley Scott [D-IL-10] 10/11/2019
Rep. Higgins, Clay [R-LA-3] 10/15/2019
Rep. Aderholt, Robert B. [R-AL-4] 10/15/2019
Rep. Pence, Greg [R-IN-6] 10/15/2019
Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-OH-13] 10/15/2019
Rep. Palazzo, Steven M. [R-MS-4] 10/15/2019
Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8] 10/15/2019
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-8] 10/15/2019
Rep. Collins, Doug [R-GA-9] 10/15/2019
Rep. Crow, Jason [D-CO-6] 10/15/2019
Rep. Foster, Bill [D-IL-11] 10/15/2019
Rep. Eshoo, Anna G. [D-CA-18] 10/15/2019
Rep. Lucas, Frank D. [R-OK-3] 10/15/2019
Rep. Comer, James [R-KY-1] 10/15/2019
Rep. Roby, Martha [R-AL-2] 10/15/2019
Rep. Tipton, Scott R. [R-CO-3] 10/15/2019
Rep. Duncan, Jeff [R-SC-3] 10/18/2019
Rep. Rogers, Harold [R-KY-5] 10/18/2019
Rep. Wexton, Jennifer [D-VA-10] 10/18/2019
Rep. Sensenbrenner, F. James, Jr. [R-WI-5] 10/18/2019
Rep. Quigley, Mike [D-IL-5] 10/18/2019
Rep. Pappas, Chris [D-NH-1] 10/18/2019
Rep. Scott, Austin [R-GA-8] 10/18/2019
Rep. Bishop, Rob [R-UT-1] 10/18/2019
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4] 10/18/2019
Rep. Baird, James R. [R-IN-4] 10/18/2019
Rep. Guthrie, Brett [R-KY-2] 10/23/2019
Rep. Slotkin, Elissa [D-MI-8] 10/23/2019
Rep. McCaul, Michael T. [R-TX-10] 10/23/2019
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9] 10/23/2019
Rep. Olson, Pete [R-TX-22] 10/23/2019
Rep. Bishop, Dan [R-NC-9] 10/23/2019
Rep. Rice, Tom [R-SC-7] 10/23/2019
Rep. Cheney, Liz [R-WY-At Large] 10/23/2019
Rep. Fleischmann, Charles J. "Chuck" [R-TN-3] 10/23/2019
Rep. Murphy, Gregory [R-NC-3] 10/23/2019
Rep. Malinowski, Tom [D-NJ-7] 10/23/2019
Rep. Burgess, Michael C. [R-TX-26] 10/23/2019
Rep. Allen, Rick W. [R-GA-12] 10/23/2019
Rep. Wenstrup, Brad R. [R-OH-2] 10/23/2019
Rep. Hollingsworth, Trey [R-IN-9] 10/28/2019
Rep. Foxx, Virginia [R-NC-5] 10/28/2019
Rep. Steil, Bryan [R-WI-1] 10/28/2019
Rep. Graves, Tom [R-GA-14] 10/28/2019
Rep. Estes, Ron [R-KS-4] 10/28/2019
Rep. Mooney, Alexander X. [R-WV-2] 10/28/2019
Rep. Kildee, Daniel T. [D-MI-5] 10/31/2019
Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4] 10/31/2019
Rep. Luria, Elaine G. [D-VA-2] 10/31/2019
Rep. Gottheimer, Josh [D-NJ-5] 10/31/2019
Rep. Calvert, Ken [R-CA-42] 10/31/2019
Rep. Palmer, Gary J. [R-AL-6] 11/15/2019
Rep. Costa, Jim [D-CA-16] 11/15/2019
Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12] 11/15/2019
Rep. Garamendi, John [D-CA-3] 11/15/2019
Rep. Newhouse, Dan [R-WA-4] 11/15/2019
Rep. Norcross, Donald [D-NJ-1] 11/15/2019
Rep. Takano, Mark [D-CA-41] 11/15/2019
Rep. Stefanik, Elise M. [R-NY-21] 11/15/2019
Rep. Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-FL-23] 11/15/2019
Rep. DelBene, Suzan K. [D-WA-1] 11/15/2019
Rep. Phillips, Dean [D-MN-3] 11/15/2019
Rep. Cline, Ben [R-VA-6] 11/15/2019
Rep. Kennedy, Joseph P., III [D-MA-4] 11/15/2019
Rep. Heck, Denny [D-WA-10] 11/15/2019
Rep. Davids, Sharice [D-KS-3] 11/15/2019
Rep. Scott, Robert C. "Bobby" [D-VA-3] 11/15/2019
Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47] 11/15/2019
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9] 11/15/2019
Rep. Garcia, Sylvia R. [D-TX-29] 12/06/2019
Rep. Meng, Grace [D-NY-6] 12/06/2019
Rep. Vargas, Juan [D-CA-51] 12/06/2019
Rep. Rice, Kathleen M. [D-NY-4] 12/06/2019
Rep. Miller, Carol D. [R-WV-3] 12/06/2019
Rep. Woodall, Rob [R-GA-7] 12/06/2019
Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1] 12/06/2019
Rep. Torres, Norma J. [D-CA-35] 12/06/2019
Rep. Biggs, Andy [R-AZ-5] 12/17/2019
Rep. Lee, Susie [D-NV-3] 12/17/2019
Rep. Gonzalez-Colon, Jenniffer [R-PR-At Large] 12/17/2019
Rep. Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR-1] 12/18/2019
Rep. Buchanan, Vern [R-FL-16] 12/18/2019

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Introduced in House (04/09/2019)

Revitalizing Underdeveloped Rural Areas and Lands Act of 2019 or the RURAL Act of 2019

This bill modifies the definition of income used to determine the tax-exempt status of a mutual or cooperative telephone or electric company to exclude certain government grants, contributions, and assistance.

Specifically, the bill excludes from income (1) grants, contributions, and assistance provided under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act or by local, state, or regional governmental entities for disasters or emergencies; and (2) certain grants or contributions provided by a government entity for electric, communications, broadband, internet, or other utility facilities or services.