H.R. 7005 (110th): Alternative Minimum Tax Relief Act of 2008

Introduced:

Sep 23, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on December 11, 2008.

Sponsor:

Charles “Charlie” Rangel

Representative for New York's 15th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 9, 2008
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide alternative minimum tax relief for individuals for 2008.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Sep 23, 2008
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 24, 2008
 
Passed House

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

Dec 11, 2008
 
Failed Cloture in the Senate

The Senate must often vote to end debate before voting on a bill, called a cloture vote. The vote on cloture failed. This is often considered a filibuster. The Senate may try again.

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