H.R. 8 (108th): Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act of 2003


Jun 12, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 18, 2003 but was never passed by the Senate.


Jennifer Dunn

Representative for Washington's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 20, 2003
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To make the repeal of the estate tax permanent.

Summary (CRS)

6/18/2003--Passed House without amendment.(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced on June 12, 2003.The summary of that version is repeated here.)Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act of 2003 ... Read more >

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Jun 12, 2003

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Jun 18, 2003
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 8”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


209 cosponsors (197R, 12D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Jun 18, 2003 3:14 p.m.
Failed 188/239
Jun 18, 2003 3:31 p.m.
Passed 264/163

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H.Res. 281 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 18, 2003

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