H.R. 8 (112th): American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012

The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (Pub.L. 112–240, H.R. 8, 126 Stat. 2313, enacted January 2, 2013) was passed by the United States Congress on January 1, 2013, and was signed into law by President Barack Obama the next day. The Act centers on a partial resolution to the United States fiscal cliff by addressing the expiration of certain ... Continue reading »
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Overview

Introduced:

Jul 24, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 2, 2013

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 2, 2013.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-240

Sponsor:

Dave Camp

Representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 2, 2013
Length: 59 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 3521: Family and Business Tax Cut Certainty Act of 2012

Ordered Reported by Committee on Aug 28, 2012. 72% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 3412: Middle Class Tax Cut Act

Passed Senate on Jul 25, 2012. 56% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 15: Middle Class Tax Cut Act

Referred to Committee on Jul 30, 2012. 59% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6262: Middle Class and Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2012

Referred to Committee on Aug 1, 2012. 45% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6104: Working Families Tax Protection Act of 2012

Referred to Committee on Jul 11, 2012. 43% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 3393: Middle Class Tax Cut Act

Ordered Reported by Committee on Jul 18, 2012. 22% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1801: Small Business Jobs Tax Extenders Act of 2011

Referred to Committee on Nov 3, 2011. 39% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6100: Middle Class Tax Cut Protection Act of 2012

Referred to Committee on Jul 11, 2012. 43% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 336: Tax Relief Certainty Act of 2011

Referred to Committee on Feb 14, 2011. 34% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 696: Tax Relief Certainty Act of 2011

Referred to Committee on Feb 14, 2011. 34% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1873: Bonus Depreciation and Small Business Expense Extension Act

Referred to Committee on Nov 15, 2011. 48% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jul 24, 2012
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Aug 1, 2012
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Dec 30, 2012
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Jan 1, 2013
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Jan 1, 2013
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jan 2, 2013
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 8 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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