There is one summary for H.R.173. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (01/06/2009)

Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from the gross estate of a decedent the value of farmland used by an heir of the decedent for farming purposes. Imposes a recapture tax on an heir who disposes of such farmland after the decedent's death or who ceases to use it for farming purposes.