H.R. 3524 (111th): Family Farm Preservation and Conservation Estate Tax Act


Jul 31, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 31, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mike Thompson

Representative for California's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an exclusion from the gross estate for certain farmlands and lands subject to qualified conservation easements, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/31/2009--Introduced.Family Farm Preservation and Conservation Estate Tax Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to:(1) exclude from the gross estate the value of property used by a decedent and the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 31, 2009

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. 3524”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


58 cosponsors (31D, 27R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 390 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 20, 2011

S. 3664 (Related)
Family Farm Estate Tax Deferral Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 28, 2010

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