Bill Text — Apr 23, 2012
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Mar 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
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.
Representative for Virginia's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 23, 2012
Length: 15 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a deduction for domestic business income of qualified small businesses.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 620 (112th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 9”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 9 — 112th Congress: Small Business Tax Cut Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr9
“H.R. 9 — 112th Congress: Small Business Tax Cut Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr9>
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