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Text of Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5970) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the unified ...

...increase the unified credit against the estate tax to an exclusion equivalent of $5,000,000, to repeal the sunset provision for the estat

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 28, 2006. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution. The text of the bill below is as of Aug 1, 2006 (Passed the House (Engrossed)).

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H. Res. 966

In the House of Representatives, U.S.,

July 28, 2006.

    Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order without intervention of any point of order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 5970) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the unified credit against the estate tax to an exclusion equivalent of $5,000,000, to repeal the sunset provision for the estate and generation-skipping taxes, and to extend expiring provisions, and for other purposes. The bill shall be considered as read. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means; and (2) one motion to recommit.

    SEC. 2. Upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order without intervention of any point of order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 4) to provide economic security for all Americans, and for other purposes. The bill shall be considered as read. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided among and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means and the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Education and the Workforce; and (2) one motion to recommit.

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Clerk.