Senate Bill 2028
116th Congress(2019-2020)
Rural Jobs Act
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jun 27, 2019
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jun 27, 2019
Latest Action
Jun 27, 2019
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
2028
Congress
116
Policy Area
Taxation
Taxation
Primary focus of measure is all aspects of income, excise, property, inheritance, and employment taxes; tax administration and collection. Measures concerning state and local finance may fall under Economics and Public Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Mississippi
Arkansas
Maryland
Mississippi
North Dakota
Virginia
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Rural Jobs Act

This bill allocates an additional $500 million in 2019 and 2020 for new markets tax credit investments in the Rural Jobs Zone (an area comprised of low-income communities with populations not greater than 50,000 that are not adjacent to an urbanized area). The bill also requires that not less than 25% of such investments be made in areas that are persistent poverty counties, high migration rural counties, or both.

Text (1)
Actions (2)
06/27/2019
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
06/27/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jun 28, 2019 4:42:15 AM
Updated
Jun 11, 2021 10:00:05 PM