S. 494 (113th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the types of livestock for which bonus depreciation is available.


Mar 7, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 7, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles “Chuck” Schumer

Senior Senator from New York



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Last Updated: Mar 7, 2013
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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

3/7/2013--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow the special depreciation allowance (bonus depreciation) for dairy producing calves and cows purchased for business use, regardless of whether the original use of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 7, 2013

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 494”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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