To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the new carryover basis rules in order to prevent tax increases and the imposition of compliance burdens on many more estates than would benefit from repeal, to retain the estate tax with a $3,500,000 exemption, to reinstitute and update the Pay-As-You-Go requirement of budget neutrality on new tax and mandatory spending legislation, enforced by the threat of annual, automatic sequestration, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Dakota At Large. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 20, 2010
Length: 44 pages
Nov 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 3, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.
Nov 19, 2009
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Dec 3, 2009
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 941 (111th).
Dec 3, 2009
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.R. 4154 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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