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To amend title 17, United States Code, to provide additional responsibilities for the Register of Copyrights, and for other purposes (Goodlatte R-VA): requires the Register to be nominated by the President of the United States and subject to confirmation by the U.S. Senate. It would also limit the Register to a ten year term which is renewable by another Presidential nomination and Senate confirmation.
To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for an alternative removal for performance or misconduct for Federal employees.
To provide for reimbursement for the use of modern travel services by Federal employees traveling on official Government business, and for other purposes.
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To require a full audit of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the Federal reserve banks by the Comptroller General of the United States, and for other purposes.
To provide that silencers be treated the same as long guns.
To repeal the Federal estate and gift taxes.
To terminate the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.
To promote freedom, fairness, and economic opportunity by repealing the income tax and other taxes, abolishing the Internal Revenue Service, and enacting a national sales tax to be administered primarily by the States.
H. R. 559 - "MERIT Act of 2017"
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
January 13, 2017