S. 1931 (112th): Temporary Tax Holiday and Government Reduction Act


Nov 30, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dean Heller

Senator from Nevada



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Last Updated: Dec 1, 2011
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide civilian payroll tax relief, to reduce the Federal budget deficit, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Temporary Tax Holiday and Government Reduction Act - Amends the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010 to extend through 2012 the 2% reduction in employment ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 30, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 1, 2011
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.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1931”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Dec 1, 2011 8:46 p.m.
Motion to Proceed Rejected 20/78
Dec 8, 2011 2:59 p.m.
Motion to Proceed Rejected 22/76

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Last Action: Mar 20, 2012

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