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Page_white_text S1623: A bill to require the withholding of United States contributions to the United Nations until the President certifies that the United Nations is not engaged in global taxation schemes    [0 comments]
  • Requires the withholding of 20% of U.S. contributions to the regular budget of the United Nations and other applicable international organizations until the President certifies that neither the United Nations (or U.N. agencies) nor any other international organization has authority under U.S. law to impose, or has imposed or proposed, taxes or fees on the U.S. government, states, or U.S. corporations or nationals.
  • States that such provision shall not apply to: (1) fees for publications or other fees that are not tantamount to a tax on U.S. citizens; (2) the World Intellectual Property Organization; or (3) staff assessment costs of the United Nations and its agencies.
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WorldS1623 at GovTrack BookS1623 at the Library of Congress
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Photo Republican
Oklahoma
http://inhofe.senate.gov/

Co-Sponsors
Sen. Wayne Allard [R, CO]
Sen. Christopher Bond [R, MO]
Sen. Jim Bunning [R, KY]
Sen. Richard Burr [R, NC]
Sen. C. Saxby Chambliss [R, GA]
Sen. Thomas Coburn [R, OK]
Sen. Thad Cochran [R, MS]
Sen. Larry Craig [R, ID]
Sen. Michael Crapo [R, ID]
Sen. Elizabeth Dole [R, NC]
Sen. John Ensign [R, NV]
Sen. Kay Hutchison [R, TX]
Sen. Jon Kyl [R, AZ]
Sen. Ben Nelson [D, NE]
Sen. Jefferson Sessions [R, AL]

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