Bill Text — Jan 22, 2010
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Nov 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
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.
Representative for North Dakota At Large
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Last Updated: Jan 20, 2010
Length: 44 pages
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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Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 941 (111th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
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Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Dec 3, 2009
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 15, 2009
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