H.R. 4061 (113th): Sensible Estate Tax Act of 2014


Feb 14, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 14, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jim McDermott

Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2014
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reform the estate and gift tax.

Summary (CRS)

2/14/2014--Introduced.Sensible Estate Tax Act of 2014 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) establish new estate tax rates of between 41% (for estates with a value in excess of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 14, 2014

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4061”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 3467 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 17, 2011

H.R. 1544 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 23, 2015

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