Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
Feb 25, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Vetoed & Override Failed in House on Sep 7, 2000
This bill was vetoed. The House attempted to override the veto on September 7, 2000 but failed.
Representative for Washington's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 17, 2000
Length: 14 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to phaseout the estate and gift taxes over a 10-year period.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 8 — 106th Congress: Death Tax Elimination Act of 2000. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr8
“H.R. 8 — 106th Congress: Death Tax Elimination Act of 2000.” www.GovTrack.us. 1999. July 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr8>
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