S. 1917 (112th): Middle Class Tax Cut Act of 2011


Nov 28, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 29, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Senator from Pennsylvania



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Last Updated: Nov 29, 2011
Length: 16 pages

See Instead:

S. 1944 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Dec 6, 2011

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to create jobs by providing payroll tax relief for middle class families and businesses, 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.

S. 1944 (Related)
Middle Class Tax Cut Act of 2011

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Dec 6, 2011

H.R. 3746 (Related)
Tax Cuts for the Middle Class Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 20, 2011

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1917” means this is a Senate 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 28, 2011
Reported by Committee
Nov 29, 2011


11 cosponsors (11D) (show)
Dec 1, 2011 8:27 p.m.
Motion to Proceed Rejected 51/49

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