S. 940 (112th): Close Big Oil Tax Loopholes Act

Introduced:

May 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 11, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senator from New Jersey

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 11, 2011
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to reduce the Federal budget deficit by closing big oil tax loopholes, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

May 10, 2011
 
Introduced

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May 11, 2011
 
Reported by Committee

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Details

Cosponsors
28 cosponsors (27D, 1I) (show)
Votes
May 17, 2011 6:17 p.m.
Motion to Proceed Rejected 52/48

Related Bills

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

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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