H.Res. 941 (111th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4154) 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, and for other purposes.

Introduced:
Dec 02, 2009 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)

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Sponsor
Jared Polis
Representative for Colorado's 2nd congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Dec 03, 2009
Length
2 pages
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Passed House
Last Action: Dec 03, 2009

 
Status

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 3, 2009. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Progress
Introduced Dec 02, 2009
Reported by Committee Dec 02, 2009
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Dec 03, 2009
 
Summary

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Votes
Dec 03, 2009 12:01 p.m.
Passed 223/192

Cosponsors
none
Committees

House Rules

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H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

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12/2/2009--Introduced.
Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4154) 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.

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