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S 2612 - Requires Presidential Candidates to Release Tax Returns - Rhode Island Key Vote

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Legislation - Referred to Committee (House) -

Title: Requires Presidential Candidates to Release Tax Returns

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (34-3) - (Key vote)
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Title: Requires Presidential Candidates to Release Tax Returns

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires presidential and vice presidential candidates to release the previous 5 years of tax returns in order to appear on the ballot.

Highlights:

 

  • Requires all presidential and vice-presidential candidates to file their federal tax returns from the previous 5 years with the state board of elections no later than 63 days before the presidential primary (Sec. 1).

  • Requires the board of elections to make such tax returns publicly available on its website within 7 days of the filing deadline (Sec. 1).

  • Prohibits candidates who do not comply from appearing on the ballot (Sec. 1).

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Requires Presidential Candidates to Release Tax Returns

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