110-18: Tax Convention with Bulgaria with Proposed Protocol of Amendment

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Convention Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion With Respect to Taxes on Income, with accompanying Protocol, signed at Washington on February 23, 2007 (the "Proposed Treaty"), as well as the Protocol Amending the Convention Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion With Respect to Taxes on Income, signed at Sofia on February 26, 2008.

  • Floor Action: June 04, 2008 - Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations by unanimous consent removing the injunction of secrecy.
  • Committee Action: July 10, 2008 - Committee on Foreign Relations. Hearings held.
  • Committee Action: July 29, 2008 - Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
  • Floor Action: September 11, 2008 - Reported by Senator Dodd, Committee on Foreign Relations with printed Ex. Rept.110-16 and a resolution of advice and consent to ratification with 1 declaration. Executive Calendar No. 20.
  • Floor Action: September 23, 2008 - Considered by Senate. By Unanimous Consent.
  • Floor Action: September 23, 2008 - Treaty moved through its parliamentary stages up to and including presentation of the resolution of advice and consent to ratification.

Approved: September 23, 2008 - Resolution of advice and consent to ratification agreed to in Senate by Division Vote.

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