S. 534 (112th): Brewer’s Employment and Excise Relief Act of 2011


Mar 9, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 9, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Kerry

Senator from Massachusetts



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Last Updated: Mar 9, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a reduced rate of excise tax on beer produced domestically by certain small producers.

Summary (CRS)

3/9/2011--Introduced.Brewer's Employment and Excise Relief Act of 2011 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to reduce the rate of the excise tax on beer produced within or imported into the ... Read more >

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Mar 9, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 534”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


43 cosponsors (26D, 16R, 1I) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1236 (Related)
Small BREW Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 29, 2011

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