S. 3975 (111th): Tax Relief Certainty Act


Nov 18, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 19, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jim DeMint

Senator from South Carolina



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Last Updated: Nov 19, 2010
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to permanently extend the 2001 and 2003 tax relief provisions, and to permanently repeal the estate tax, and to provide permanent alternative minimum tax relief, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Tax Relief Certainty Act - Eliminates the terminating date of the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001, thus making the provisions of such Act permanent. Terminates after ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 18, 2010

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Nov 19, 2010
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3975”). 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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Related Bills

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H.R. 6415 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 17, 2010

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