Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
May 18, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976
This bill was introduced on May 18, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district
A bill to provide estate tax relief for moderate estates and the owners of small businesses and family farms.
5/18/1976--Introduced.Estate Tax Adjustment Act - Establishes new estate tax rates, under the Internal Revenue Code, applicable to deaths occurring on or after October 1, 1980.Provides transition rates of estate taxation.Sets ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 13840 — 94th Congress: Estate Tax Adjustment Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr13840
“H.R. 13840 — 94th Congress: Estate Tax Adjustment Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1976. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr13840>
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