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H.R. 9 (112th): Small Business Tax Cut Act

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a deduction for domestic business income of qualified small businesses.

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Sponsor and status

Eric Cantor

Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 23, 2012
Length: 15 pages
Introduced
Mar 21, 2012
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 19, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.

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Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Barack Obama [D, 2009-2017]: Small Business Tax Cut Act (Apr 17, 2012)

What legislators are saying

Olson supports 20% small business tax cut
    — Rep. Pete Olson [R-TX22, 2009-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 19, 2012

Mike Conaway: It is a great day to be cutting taxes
    — Rep. Michael Conaway [R-TX11, 2005-2020] on Apr 19, 2012

Aderholt Supports Small Business Tax Cut Act
    — Rep. Robert Aderholt [R-AL4] on Apr 19, 2012

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History

Mar 21, 2012
 
Introduced

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Mar 28, 2012
 
Ordered Reported

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Apr 19, 2012
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

H.R. 9 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 9. This is the one from the 112th Congress.

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

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