S. 138 (111th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal alternative minimum tax limitations on private activity bond interest, and for other purposes.


Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Kerry

Senator from Massachusetts



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1/6/2009--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exempt interest earned on tax-exempt private activity bonds from the alternative minimum tax (AMT) and to exclude such interest as an adjustment to current ... Read more >

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Jan 6, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 138”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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H.R. 425 (Related)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prevent the alternative minimum tax ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 9, 2009

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