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S. 915 - Real Estate Investment and Jobs Act of 2015

Taxation. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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An original bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt certain stock of real estate investment trusts from the tax on foreign investments in United States real property interests, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Real Estate Investment and Jobs Act of 2015

S. 915 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
An original bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt certain stock of real estate investment trusts from the tax on foreign investments in United States real property interests, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
An original bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt certain stock of real estate investment trusts from the tax on foreign investments in United States real property interests, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Real Estate Investment and Jobs Act of 2015
  • Real Estate Investment and Jobs Act of 2015
  • Real Estate Investment and Jobs Act of 2015
Sponsor
Orrin G. Hatch
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Taxation
    • Capital gains tax
    • Corporate finance and management
    • Debt collection
    • Financial services and investments
    • Foreign and international corporations
    • Income tax deductions
    • Interest, dividends, interest rates
    • Medicare
    • Real estate business
    • Securities
    • Tax administration and collection, taxpayers
    Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced4/14/2015
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced4/14/2015
    4/14/2015Committee on Finance. Original measure reported to Senate by Senator Hatch. With written report No. 114-25.
    Put on a legislative calendar4/14/2015Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 48.
    4/14/2015Introduced in Senate
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    16 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Real Estate Investment and Jobs Act of 2015

    16 organizations supported this bill

    Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.
    American Hotel & Lodging Association
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.
    American Resort Development Association
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.
    American Society of Interior Designers
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.
    Building Owners and Managers Association International
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.
    CCIM Institute
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.
    Institute of Real Estate Management
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.
    International Council of Shopping Centers
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.
    International Union of Painters and Allied Trades
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.
    Investment Program Association
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.
    NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.
    National Apartment Association
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.
    National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.
    National Association of Realtors
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.
    National Multifamily Housing Council
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.
    Real Estate Roundtable
    Undersigned organizations (2015, June 18). Hearing: Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead Challenges to the Future of Highway Funding. Retrieved February 26, 2016, from Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association.

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 114th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$361,300$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$1,283,022$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$286,738$0
    John BarrassoRWY$243,900$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$1,565,128$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$708,623$0
    Roy BluntRMO$948,983$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$1,883,780$0
    John BoozmanRAR$228,686$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$28,610$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$744,996$0
    Richard BurrRNC$665,037$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$322,329$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$418,028$0
    Ben CardinDMD$624,470$0
    Tom CarperDDE$245,530$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$606,489$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$891,173$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$55,750$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$221,842$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$335,625$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$328,050$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$806,879$0
    John CornynRTX$996,538$0
    Tom CottonRAR$773,283$0
    Mike CrapoRID$377,900$0
    Ted CruzRTX$1,061,281$0
    Steve DainesRMT$497,745$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$423,132$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$527,330$0
    Mike EnziRWY$171,150$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$172,672$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$394,735$0
    Deb FischerRNE$190,276$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$645,426$0
    Al FrankenDMN$581,661$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$939,639$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$1,307,528$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$870,849$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$462,157$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$983,642$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$252,559$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$220,067$0
    Dean HellerRNV$527,069$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$302,969$0
    John HoevenRND$168,191$0
    Jim InhofeROK$114,295$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$911,286$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$978,814$0
    Tim KaineDVA$1,162,169$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$171,616$0
    Mark KirkRIL$881,465$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$411,548$0
    James LankfordROK$230,353$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$211,270$0
    Mike LeeRUT$380,710$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$210,750$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$1,082,450$0
    John McCainRAZ$1,138,004$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$630,797$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$1,756,029$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,308,859$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$281,535$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$40,700$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$213,418$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$358,750$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$676,906$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$461,790$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$723,399$0
    Rand PaulRKY$450,402$0
    David PerdueRGA$706,861$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$777,799$0
    Rob PortmanROH$1,863,867$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$286,418$0
    Harry ReidDNV$183,665$0
    Jim RischRID$67,961$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$328,100$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$335,475$0
    Marco RubioRFL$1,398,979$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$72,400$0
    Ben SasseRNE$340,228$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$861,188$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$2,833,849$0
    Tim ScottRSC$984,155$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$85,150$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$545,358$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$239,550$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$414,287$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$795,593$0
    Jon TesterDMT$682,079$0
    John ThuneRSD$459,925$0
    Thom TillisRNC$784,909$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,422,132$0
    Tom UdallDNM$358,946$0
    David VitterRLA$92,500$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,453,283$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$695,338$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$380,178$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$153,850$0
    Ron WydenDOR$921,362$0

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    Legislator Filters
    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$361,300$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$1,283,022$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$286,738$0
    John BarrassoRWY$243,900$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$1,565,128$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$708,623$0
    Roy BluntRMO$948,983$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$1,883,780$0
    John BoozmanRAR$228,686$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$28,610$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$744,996$0
    Richard BurrRNC$665,037$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$322,329$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$418,028$0
    Ben CardinDMD$624,470$0
    Tom CarperDDE$245,530$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$606,489$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$891,173$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$55,750$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$221,842$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$335,625$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$328,050$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$806,879$0
    John CornynRTX$996,538$0
    Tom CottonRAR$773,283$0
    Mike CrapoRID$377,900$0
    Ted CruzRTX$1,061,281$0
    Steve DainesRMT$497,745$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$423,132$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$527,330$0
    Mike EnziRWY$171,150$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$172,672$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$394,735$0
    Deb FischerRNE$190,276$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$645,426$0
    Al FrankenDMN$581,661$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$939,639$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$1,307,528$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$870,849$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$462,157$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$983,642$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$252,559$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$220,067$0
    Dean HellerRNV$527,069$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$302,969$0
    John HoevenRND$168,191$0
    Jim InhofeROK$114,295$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$911,286$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$978,814$0
    Tim KaineDVA$1,162,169$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$171,616$0
    Mark KirkRIL$881,465$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$411,548$0
    James LankfordROK$230,353$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$211,270$0
    Mike LeeRUT$380,710$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$210,750$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$1,082,450$0
    John McCainRAZ$1,138,004$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$630,797$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$1,756,029$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,308,859$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$281,535$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$40,700$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$213,418$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$358,750$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$676,906$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$461,790$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$723,399$0
    Rand PaulRKY$450,402$0
    David PerdueRGA$706,861$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$777,799$0
    Rob PortmanROH$1,863,867$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$286,418$0
    Harry ReidDNV$183,665$0
    Jim RischRID$67,961$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$328,100$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$335,475$0
    Marco RubioRFL$1,398,979$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$72,400$0
    Ben SasseRNE$340,228$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$861,188$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$2,833,849$0
    Tim ScottRSC$984,155$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$85,150$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$545,358$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$239,550$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$414,287$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$795,593$0
    Jon TesterDMT$682,079$0
    John ThuneRSD$459,925$0
    Thom TillisRNC$784,909$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,422,132$0
    Tom UdallDNM$358,946$0
    David VitterRLA$92,500$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,453,283$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$695,338$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$380,178$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$153,850$0
    Ron WydenDOR$921,362$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Private Equity & Investment Firms$16,510,052
    Real estate$14,644,633
    Real Estate developers & subdividers$12,082,217
    Real estate agents$5,692,892
    Hotels & motels$3,225,273
    Building trades unions$2,949,215
    Building operators and managers$2,848,251
    Securities, commodities & investment$2,013,351
    Architectural services$1,184,409
    Retail trade$815,174

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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