H.R. 6688 (112th): Averting the Fiscal Cliff Act

Introduced:

Dec 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jim Jordan

Representative for Ohio's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 19, 2012
Length: 88 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To extend tax relief for all Americans, to replace the defense sequester scheduled to take effect on January 2, 2013, with responsible reductions in direct and other spending, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 8 (Related)
American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 2, 2013

H.R. 6684 (Related)
Spending Reduction Act of 2012

Passed House
Last Action: Dec 20, 2012

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History

Introduced
Dec 19, 2012

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