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Oct 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on October 15, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Oregon's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Oct 15, 2009
Length: 3 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal carryover basis for decedents dying in 2009, to increase the estate tax exemption to $5,000,000, and to reduce the maximum estate and gift tax rate to 45 percent.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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. 3841”). 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.
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Last Action: Dec 3, 2009
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 9, 2009
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