H.R. 1675 (112th): Brewers Excise and Economic Relief Act of 2011

Introduced:
May 02, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee) in a previous session of Congress

This bill was introduced on May 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced
May 02, 2011
 
Sponsor
Tom Latham
Representative for Iowa's 4th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
May 02, 2011
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 1918 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 09, 2013

S. 1111 (Related)
BEER Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 26, 2011

 
Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the tax on beer to its pre-1991 level, and for other purposes.

Summary

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Cosponsors
123 cosponsors (62D, 61R) (show)
Committees

House Ways and Means

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5/2/2011--Introduced.
Brewers Excise and Economic Relief Act of 2011 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) reduce from $18 to $9 ( the pre-1991 level) the per-barrel tax on beer; and (2) allow a further reduction in such tax for brewers who produce not more than 2 million barrels annually.

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