H.R. 246 (107th): Death Tax Repeal Act of 2001


Jan 30, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 30, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mac Thornberry

Representative for Texas's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 30, 2001
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About the bill

Full Title

To repeal the Federal estate and gift taxes.

Summary (CRS)

1/30/2001--Introduced.Death Tax Repeal Act of 2001 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal the estate tax, gift tax, and tax on generation-skipping transfers. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 30, 2001

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 246”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1586 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 20, 2007

H.R. 1836 (Related)
Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jun 7, 2001

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