H.R. 1124 (112th): Fairness in Taxation Act of 2011


Mar 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Janice “Jan” Schakowsky

Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2011
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose increased rates of tax with respect to taxpayers with more than $1,000,000 taxable income, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/16/2011--Introduced.Fairness in Taxation Act of 2011 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) increase individual income tax rates for taxpayers whose taxable income exceeds $1 million, and (2) provide ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 16, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1124”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


22 cosponsors (22D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1723 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 25, 2013

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Save America’s National Economy Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2012

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