Includes all politicians who were in office at any point during the 115th Congress.

S. 976 - Marketplace Fairness Act of 2017

Taxation. 115th Congress (2017-2018) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to restore States' sovereign rights to enforce State and local sales and use tax laws, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Marketplace Fairness Act of 2017

S. 976 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
A bill to restore States' sovereign rights to enforce State and local sales and use tax laws, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to restore States' sovereign rights to enforce State and local sales and use tax laws, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Marketplace Fairness Act of 2017
  • Marketplace Fairness Act of 2017
  • Marketplace Fairness Act of 2017
Sponsor
Michael B. Enzi
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Taxation
  • Internet and video services
  • Retail and wholesale trades
  • Sales and excise taxes
  • State and local government operations
  • State and local taxation
  • Tax administration and collection, taxpayers
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced4/27/2017
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced4/27/2017
4/27/2017Introduced in Senate
4/27/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
5/18/2017Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 115-57.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

226 times as much
$845,279
$250
$123,983
$5,306,111
$5,952,521
$258,026
$12,486,170
$55,350
$55,350

oppose this bill

11 Organizations Support and 1 Opposes; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Marketplace Fairness Act of 2017

11 organizations support this bill

Council of State Governments
undersigned organizations (2017, April 28). State, Local Governments Applaud Introduction of Remote Sales Tax Legislation. Retrieved May 1, 2017, from NACO.
International City/County Management Association
undersigned organizations (2017, April 28). State, Local Governments Applaud Introduction of Remote Sales Tax Legislation. Retrieved May 1, 2017, from NACO.
National Association of Counties
undersigned organizations (2017, April 28). State, Local Governments Applaud Introduction of Remote Sales Tax Legislation. Retrieved May 1, 2017, from NACO.
National Association of Realtors
Stackley, Erin, Liddiard, Evan & Wingert, Ken (2017, April 28). E-Fairness Bills Introduced. Retrieved May 3, 2017, from NAR.
National Conference of State Legislatures
undersigned organizations (2017, April 28). State, Local Governments Applaud Introduction of Remote Sales Tax Legislation. Retrieved May 1, 2017, from NACO.
National Governors Association
undersigned organizations (2017, April 28). State, Local Governments Applaud Introduction of Remote Sales Tax Legislation. Retrieved May 1, 2017, from NACO.
National League of Cities 
undersigned organizations (2017, April 28). State, Local Governments Applaud Introduction of Remote Sales Tax Legislation. Retrieved May 1, 2017, from NACO.
National Retail Federation
Shearman, J. Craig (2017, April 27). Retailers Welcome New Online Sales Tax Push, Say Congress Has 'Stalled for Far Too Long'. Retrieved May 1, 2017, from NRF.
National Sporting Goods Association
NSGA (2017, April 28). NSGA APPLAUDS LAWMAKERS FOR REINTRODUCING BIPARTISAN E-FAIRNESS LEGISLATION. Retrieved May 4, 2017, from NSGA.
Retail Industry Leaders Association
Retail Industry Leaders Association (2017, April 27). RETAILERS THANK HOUSE AND SENATE SPONSORS FOR CONTINUING PUSH ON SALES TAX FAIRNESS. Retrieved May 8, 2017, from Retail Industry Leaders Association.
U.S. Conference of Mayors
undersigned organizations (2017, April 28). State, Local Governments Applaud Introduction of Remote Sales Tax Legislation. Retrieved May 1, 2017, from NACO.

1 organization oppose this bill

Americans for Tax Reform
Adams, Matthew (2017, May 23). The Marketplace Fairness Act: a Huge Internet Sales Tax. Retrieved May 23, 2017, from Americans for Tax Reform.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 115th 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 Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$79,150$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$155,331$0
John BarrassoRWY$31,000$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$227,981$1,000
Richard BlumenthalDCT$91,565$0
Roy BluntRMO$221,067$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$320,357$0
John BoozmanRAR$88,945$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$279,827$250
Richard BurrRNC$110,798$0
Maria CantwellDWA$150,758$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$63,550$0
Ben CardinDMD$117,987$2,500
Tom CarperDDE$52,148$0
Bob CaseyDPA$145,956$0
Bill CassidyRLA$80,700$0
William Thad CochranRMS$95,591$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$46,150$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$61,671$0
Bob CorkerRTN$111,749$0
John CornynRTX$101,000$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$195,016$4,900
Tom CottonRAR$113,858$5,200
Mike CrapoRID$25,144$2,700
Ted CruzRTX$211,011$0
Steve DainesRMT$102,100$5,200
Joe DonnellyDIN$81,086$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$205,355$0
Dick DurbinDIL$171,485$0
Mike EnziRWY$47,450$0
Joni ErnstRIA$30,685$2,600
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$95,898$0
Deb FischerRNE$50,475$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$77,200$0
Al FrankenDMN$151,719$0
Cory GardnerRCO$173,200$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$208,291$5,000
Lindsey GrahamRSC$100,060$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$81,975$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$155,541$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$151,412$8,100
Orrin G. HatchRUT$98,900$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$114,240$500
Heidi HeitkampDND$82,791$0
Dean HellerRNV$59,127$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$92,066$0
John HoevenRND$33,096$0
Jim InhofeROK$38,785$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$234,400$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$118,573$0
Tim KaineDVA$421,441$1,250
John KennedyRLA$41,600$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$36,666$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$101,966$0
James LankfordROK$87,825$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$49,925$0
Mike LeeRUT$115,215$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$45,800$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$183,798$0
John McCainRAZ$142,389$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$188,567$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$226,550$5,200
Bob MenéndezDNJ$265,161$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$87,456$500
Jerry MoranRKS$37,598$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$108,560$0
Chris MurphyDCT$141,152$250
Patty MurrayDWA$185,349$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$162,664$1,000
Rand PaulRKY$78,848$0
David PerdueRGA$101,844$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$174,849$0
Rob PortmanROH$226,240$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$36,348$0
Jim RischRID$14,458$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$45,200$0
Mike RoundsRSD$76,275$0
Marco RubioRFL$118,895$1,000
Bernie SandersIVT$34,725$0
Ben SasseRNE$19,450$0
Brian SchatzDHI$138,000$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$291,513$1,000
Tim ScottRSC$128,190$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$97,775$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$24,700$1,000
Debbie StabenowDMI$63,546$0
Luther StrangeRAL$0$0
Dan SullivanRAK$96,765$5,200
Jon TesterDMT$154,809$250
John ThuneRSD$58,381$0
Thom TillisRNC$159,543$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$165,020$0
Tom UdallDNM$103,351$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$605,053$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$222,075$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$358,012$750
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$61,352$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$34,250$0
Ron WydenDOR$125,573$0
Todd YoungRIN$107,228$0

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$79,150$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$155,331$0
John BarrassoRWY$31,000$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$227,981$1,000
Richard BlumenthalDCT$91,565$0
Roy BluntRMO$221,067$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$320,357$0
John BoozmanRAR$88,945$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$279,827$250
Richard BurrRNC$110,798$0
Maria CantwellDWA$150,758$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$63,550$0
Ben CardinDMD$117,987$2,500
Tom CarperDDE$52,148$0
Bob CaseyDPA$145,956$0
Bill CassidyRLA$80,700$0
William Thad CochranRMS$95,591$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$46,150$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$61,671$0
Bob CorkerRTN$111,749$0
John CornynRTX$101,000$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$195,016$4,900
Tom CottonRAR$113,858$5,200
Mike CrapoRID$25,144$2,700
Ted CruzRTX$211,011$0
Steve DainesRMT$102,100$5,200
Joe DonnellyDIN$81,086$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$205,355$0
Dick DurbinDIL$171,485$0
Mike EnziRWY$47,450$0
Joni ErnstRIA$30,685$2,600
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$95,898$0
Deb FischerRNE$50,475$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$77,200$0
Al FrankenDMN$151,719$0
Cory GardnerRCO$173,200$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$208,291$5,000
Lindsey GrahamRSC$100,060$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$81,975$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$155,541$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$151,412$8,100
Orrin G. HatchRUT$98,900$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$114,240$500
Heidi HeitkampDND$82,791$0
Dean HellerRNV$59,127$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$92,066$0
John HoevenRND$33,096$0
Jim InhofeROK$38,785$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$234,400$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$118,573$0
Tim KaineDVA$421,441$1,250
John KennedyRLA$41,600$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$36,666$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$101,966$0
James LankfordROK$87,825$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$49,925$0
Mike LeeRUT$115,215$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$45,800$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$183,798$0
John McCainRAZ$142,389$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$188,567$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$226,550$5,200
Bob MenéndezDNJ$265,161$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$87,456$500
Jerry MoranRKS$37,598$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$108,560$0
Chris MurphyDCT$141,152$250
Patty MurrayDWA$185,349$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$162,664$1,000
Rand PaulRKY$78,848$0
David PerdueRGA$101,844$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$174,849$0
Rob PortmanROH$226,240$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$36,348$0
Jim RischRID$14,458$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$45,200$0
Mike RoundsRSD$76,275$0
Marco RubioRFL$118,895$1,000
Bernie SandersIVT$34,725$0
Ben SasseRNE$19,450$0
Brian SchatzDHI$138,000$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$291,513$1,000
Tim ScottRSC$128,190$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$97,775$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$24,700$1,000
Debbie StabenowDMI$63,546$0
Luther StrangeRAL$0$0
Dan SullivanRAK$96,765$5,200
Jon TesterDMT$154,809$250
John ThuneRSD$58,381$0
Thom TillisRNC$159,543$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$165,020$0
Tom UdallDNM$103,351$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$605,053$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$222,075$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$358,012$750
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$61,352$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$34,250$0
Ron WydenDOR$125,573$0
Todd YoungRIN$107,228$0

Interest Groups that support this bill

$ Donated
Real estate agents$5,952,521
Civil servant/public employee$5,306,111
Retail trade$845,279
Sporting goods sales & manufacturing$258,026
Public official (elected or appointed)$123,983
Municipal & county government organizations$250

Interest Groups that oppose this bill

$ Donated
Fiscal & tax policy$55,350
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