Follow us on Google News

Get your free copy of the News Marketing Bookhere

Blockchain Transaction Record

Texas House of Representatives Passes Bill to End “Archaic” Tampon Tax

Backed by the Governor, and under threat of a lawsuit, Texas lawmakers moved closer today to ending the state’s sales tax on menstrual products. The measure will now be taken up by the Senate.

Exclusively at — Newsworthy registers every press release distributed through this service on the blockchain so that we can provide verification services and make features such as the self-hosting of press releases available to our customers. The blockchain provides an immutable record of the press releases issued by this service. Immutability gives readers the assurance that the news they are reading has not been altered from the source document that this service distributed. We have shifted the Source of Truth to the blockchain for added protection.

Moving the Source of Truth to the blockchain improves transparency and increases trust between organizations submitting news and readers.

Key Takeaways (TLDR)

  • Texas may end the tampon tax, which generates 30 million dollars annually and is called "archaic" by the Comptroller.
  • HB 300 exempts menstrual products from tax and is sponsored by Representative Donna Howard.
  • Period Law, Period, and legal partners are working to end the tampon tax in the remaining 22 states.
Transaction ID0x6fc61d88ac58d7a26d9227509f5db97b5bfad1d5a51a11025bb75bfc888e67e4
Contract Address0xA7086CbdD2FEfc3382B0F37fE3Ee16ddE05934D2
NWAI Digital Fingerprint447-95f34eccab93e0f78d047a5783ef7af5
Registration Timestamp2023-03-29T18:10:10+00:00

Other Recent Blockchain Registered News for Period Law