S. 258 (112th): Close Big Oil Tax Loopholes Act


Feb 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2011
Length: 14 pages

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S. 940 (same title)
Reported by Committee — May 11, 2011

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate oil and gas company preferences.

Summary (CRS)

2/2/2011--Introduced.Close Big Oil Tax Loopholes Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to deny to taxpayers with gross revenues in excess of $100 million in a taxable year (applicable large ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 2, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 258”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (10D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3405 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 24, 2010

S. 307 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2013

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