S. 3626 (109th): Estate Tax Relief and Reform Act of 2006


Jun 29, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 29, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mary Landrieu

Senator from Louisiana



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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2006
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide estate tax relief and reform, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/29/2006--Introduced.Estate Tax Relief and Reform Act of 2006 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) increase the estate tax exclusion to $5 million in 2010; (2) adjust such exclusion ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 29, 2006

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3626”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 5970 (Related)
Estate Tax and Extension of Tax Relief Act of 2006

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Aug 3, 2006

H.R. 5638 (Related)
Permanent Estate Tax Relief Act of 2006

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 22, 2006

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