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Titles (2)

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Short Titles as Introduced

Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
03/25/2015Introduced in Senate

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Date All Actions
03/25/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (40)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. McConnell, Mitch [R-KY]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Cornyn, John [R-TX]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Cruz, Ted [R-TX]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Vitter, David [R-LA]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Coats, Daniel [R-IN]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Crapo, Mike [R-ID]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Blunt, Roy [R-MO]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Cochran, Thad [R-MS]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Barrasso, John [R-WY]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Heller, Dean [R-NV]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Grassley, Chuck [R-IA]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Enzi, Michael B. [R-WY]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Rounds, Mike [R-SD]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Roberts, Pat [R-KS]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Gardner, Cory [R-CO]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Alexander, Lamar [R-TN]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Ayotte, Kelly [R-NH]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Moran, Jerry [R-KS]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Lee, Mike [R-UT]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Toomey, Pat [R-PA]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Kirk, Mark Steven [R-IL]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Isakson, Johnny [R-GA]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Hoeven, John [R-ND]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Fischer, Deb [R-NE]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Daines, Steve [R-MT] 04/14/2015
Sen. Boozman, John [R-AR] 04/15/2015
Sen. Wicker, Roger F. [R-MS] 04/15/2015
Sen. Inhofe, James M. [R-OK] 04/20/2015
Sen. Cotton, Tom [R-AR] 04/20/2015
Sen. Ernst, Joni [R-IA] 04/27/2015
Sen. Johnson, Ron [R-WI] 04/30/2015
Sen. Sullivan, Dan [R-AK] 05/05/2015
Sen. McCain, John [R-AZ] 05/12/2015
Sen. Shelby, Richard C. [R-AL] 05/13/2015
Sen. Paul, Rand [R-KY] 06/03/2015
Sen. Scott, Tim [R-SC] 04/07/2016
Sen. Perdue, David [R-GA] 05/25/2016

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Finance03/25/2015 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (03/25/2015)

Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015

Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and (2) make permanent the maximum 35% gift tax rate and the lifetime gift tax exemption. Provides for an inflation adjustment to such exemption amount.