H.R. 3784 (112th): Gas Price Spike Act of 2012


Jan 18, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 18, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dennis Kucinich

Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 18, 2012
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a windfall profit tax on oil and natural gas (and products thereof) and to allow an income tax credit for purchases of fuel-efficient passenger vehicles, and to allow grants for mass transit.

Summary (CRS)

1/18/2012--Introduced.Gas Price Spike Act of 2012 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to:(1) impose an excise tax on the windfall profit from the sale of any crude oil, natural gas, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 18, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3784”). 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 (3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 6000 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 8, 2008

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