S. 3420 (112th): Permanent Tax Relief Act


Jul 23, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 24, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mike Lee

Junior Senator from Utah



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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2012
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to permanently extend the 2001 and 2003 tax cuts, to provide for permanent alternative minimum tax relief, and to repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/23/2012--Introduced.Permanent Tax Relief Act - Makes permanent: (1) the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001, and (2) provisions of the Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 23, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 24, 2012
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. 3420”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (6R) (show)

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 6663 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 13, 2012

S. 2242 (Related)
Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 28, 2012

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