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S. 1944 (112th): Middle Class Tax Cut Act of 2011

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

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Sponsor. Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 6, 2011
Length: 16 pages
Introduced:

Dec 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 3765: Temporary Payroll Tax Cut Continuation Act of 2011
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 23, 2011. (compare text)

History

Dec 5, 2011
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Dec 6, 2011
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

S. 1944 (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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