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H.R. 1836 (107th): Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001

About the bill

Source: Wikipedia

The Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001 (Pub.L. 107–16, 115 Stat. 38, June 7, 2001) was a sweeping piece of tax legislation in the United States passed by the 107th Congress and signed by President George W. Bush. It is commonly known by its abbreviation EGTRRA, often pronounced "egg-tra" or "egg-terra", and sometimes also known simply as the 2001 Act (especially where the context of a discussion is clearly about taxes), but is more commonly referred to as one of the two "Bush tax cuts ...

Sponsor and status

William “Bill” Thomas

Sponsor. Representative for California's 21st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 7, 2001
Length: 113 pages
Introduced:

May 15, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 7, 2001

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 7, 2001.

Law:

Pub.L. 107-16

History

May 15, 2001
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

May 16, 2001
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

May 23, 2001
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

May 25, 2001
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate with an Amendment.

May 26, 2001
 
Conference Report Agreed to by House (Senate next)

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The House approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The Senate must also approve the conference report.

May 26, 2001
 
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jun 7, 2001
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1836 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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