H.R. 5901 - Real Estate Jobs and Investment Act of 2010

Taxation. 111th Congress (2009-2010) View bill details
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Summary:
An act to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to authorize the tax court to appoint employees. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has become law. 
Amendments:
2 proposed amendments. 2 accepted. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED by voice vote on December 17, 2010.

Real Estate Jobs and Investment Act of 2010

H.R. 5901 — 111th Congress (2009–2010)

Summary
An act to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to authorize the tax court to appoint employees. (by CRS)
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Title
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt certain stock of real estate investment trusts from the tax on foreign investment in United States real property interests, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Real Estate Jobs and Investment Act of 2010
  • Real Estate Jobs and Investment Act of 2010
  • An act to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to authorize the tax court to appoint employees.
Sponsor
Joseph Crowley
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Taxation
    • Administrative remedies
    • Department of the Treasury
    • Income tax exclusion
    • Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
    • Public contracts and procurement
    • Real estate business
    • Securities
    • Tax administration and collection, taxpayers
    • U.S. and foreign investments
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      Major Actions
      Introduced7/28/2010
      Referred to Committee
      Amendments (2 proposed)
      Passed House7/30/2010
      Passed Senate12/17/2010
      Passed House12/22/2010
      Signed by President1/04/2011
      Bill History
      Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
      select this voteHouseOn Passage - House - H.R. 5901 Real Estate Jobs and Investment Act of 2010 - Under Suspension of the Rules7/30/2010This bill PASSED the House
      402 voted YES 11 voted NO 19 voted present/not voting
      currently selectedSenatePassed Senate with an amendment and an amendment to the Title by Unanimous Consent.12/17/2010PASSED by voice vote
      select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4834 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.12/17/2010PASSED by voice vote
      select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4835 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.12/17/2010PASSED by voice vote
      select this voteHouseOn motion that the House agree to the Senate amendments Agreed to without objection.12/22/2010PASSED by voice vote
      ActionDateDescription
      Introduced7/28/2010
      7/28/2010Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
      7/28/2010Referred to House Ways and Means
      7/28/2010Referred to House Budget
      7/29/2010Mr. Crowley moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
      7/29/2010Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR 7/30/2010 H6429-6431)
      7/29/2010DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 5901.
      7/29/2010At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
      7/30/2010Considered as unfinished business.
      7/30/2010Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
      select this voteHouse Vote on Passage7/30/2010On Passage - House - H.R. 5901 Real Estate Jobs and Investment Act of 2010 - Under Suspension of the Rules
      8/02/2010Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
      Put on a legislative calendar8/03/2010Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 505.
      12/17/2010Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
      currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage12/17/2010Passed Senate with an amendment and an amendment to the Title by Unanimous Consent.
      12/17/2010Message on Senate action sent to the House.
      12/17/2010Amendment SA 4834 proposed by Senator Kerry for Senator Baucus.
      select this voteVote12/17/2010Amendment SA 4834 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
      12/17/2010Amendment SA 4835 proposed by Senator Kerry for Senator Baucus.
      select this voteVote12/17/2010Amendment SA 4835 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
      12/22/2010Mr. McDermott asked unanimous consent that the House agree to the Senate amendments.
      select this voteHouse Vote on Passage12/22/2010On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendments Agreed to without objection.
      12/22/2010Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
      Presented to President12/22/2010Cleared for White House.
      Presented to President12/29/2010Presented to President.
      Signed1/04/2011Signed by President.
      Enacted1/04/2011Became Public Law No: 111-366.
      NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
      select this voteS. Amdt. 4834Baucus, Max [D-MT]December 17, 2010Passed by voice vote on December 16, 2010.

      In the nature of a substitute.

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      select this voteS. Amdt. 4835Baucus, Max [D-MT]December 17, 2010Passed by voice vote on December 16, 2010.

      To amend the title.

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      Total contributions given to Senators from Real Estate developers & subdividers, which…

      supported this bill

      Real Estate developers & subdividers$9,603,103
      $9,603,103

      1 Organization Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

      Organizations that took a position on
      Real Estate Jobs and Investment Act of 2010: Passed Senate with an amendment and an amendment to the Title by Unanimous Consent.

      1 organization supported this bill

      National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts
      Wechsler, Steven (2010, July 29). NAREIT Letter to Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-NY) in Support of H.R. 5901, the Real Estate Jobs and Investment Act of 2010 . Retrieved August 11, 2010, from NAREIT.

      0 organizations opposed this bill

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      Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from Real Estate developers & subdividers interest groups, January 1, 2005 – December 31, 2010.
      Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

      Contributions by Legislator

      Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Supported
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Opposed
      Vote
      Daniel K. AkakaDHI$20,500$0Yes
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$82,800$0Yes
      John BarrassoRWY$6,150$0Yes
      Max BaucusDMT$159,154$0Yes
      Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$109,800$0Yes
      Mark BegichDAK$35,900$0Yes
      Michael F. BennetDCO$194,310$0Yes
      Bob BennettRUT$30,100$0Yes
      Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$28,133$0Yes
      Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$7,950$0Yes
      Barbara BoxerDCA$199,461$0Yes
      Scott P. BrownRMA$59,270$0Yes
      Sherrod BrownDOH$75,450$0Yes
      Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0Yes
      Jim BunningRKY$16,750$0Yes
      Richard BurrRNC$81,000$0Yes
      Maria CantwellDWA$83,678$0Yes
      Ben CardinDMD$187,500$0Yes
      Tom CarperDDE$66,100$0Yes
      Bob CaseyDPA$138,241$0Yes
      Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$162,895$0Yes
      Tom CoburnROK$11,050$0Yes
      William Thad CochranRMS$14,450$0Yes
      Susan M. CollinsRME$67,250$0Yes
      Gaylord Kent ConradDND$50,500$0Yes
      Christopher A. CoonsDDE$38,150$0Yes
      Bob CorkerRTN$162,956$0Yes
      John CornynRTX$202,750$0Yes
      Mike CrapoRID$46,929$0Yes
      Jim DeMintRSC$107,849$0Yes
      Chris DoddDCT$105,846$0Yes
      Byron DorganDND$33,000$0Yes
      Dick DurbinDIL$125,450$0Yes
      John EnsignRNV$129,800$0Yes
      Mike EnziRWY$12,000$0Yes
      Russ FeingoldDWI$29,850$0Yes
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$173,000$0Yes
      Al FrankenDMN$102,490$0Yes
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$220,275$0Yes
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$107,541$0Yes
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$43,900$0Yes
      Judd GreggRNH$2,500$0Yes
      Kay R. HaganDNC$58,800$0Yes
      Tom HarkinDIA$55,300$0Yes
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$63,450$0Yes
      Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$53,750$0Yes
      Jim InhofeROK$17,950$0Yes
      Dan InouyeDHI$76,700$0Yes
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$193,359$0Yes
      Mike JohannsRNE$39,100$0Yes
      Tim JohnsonDSD$47,950$0Yes
      John F. KerryDMA$185,350$0Yes
      Mark KirkRIL$247,284$0Yes
      Amy KlobucharDMN$41,033$0Yes
      Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
      Jon KylRAZ$187,640$0Yes
      Mary L. LandrieuDLA$138,020$0Yes
      Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$307,742$0Yes
      George LeMieuxRFL$0$0Yes
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$18,050$0Yes
      Carl LevinDMI$118,900$0Yes
      Joe LiebermanICT$476,450$0Yes
      Blanche LincolnDAR$77,032$0Yes
      Dick LugarRIN$9,500$0Yes
      Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$29,950$0Yes
      John McCainRAZ$103,550$0Yes
      Claire McCaskillDMO$58,350$0Yes
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$263,035$0Yes
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$289,400$0Yes
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$60,050$0Yes
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$71,600$0Yes
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$28,544$0Yes
      Patty MurrayDWA$68,016$0Yes
      Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$66,700$0Yes
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$255,251$0Yes
      Mark L. PryorDAR$67,750$0Yes
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$63,950$0Yes
      Harry ReidDNV$332,242$0Yes
      Jim RischRID$8,049$0Yes
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$33,800$0Yes
      John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$44,450$0Yes
      Bernie SandersIVT$2,100$0Yes
      Chuck SchumerDNY$413,150$0Yes
      Jeff SessionsRAL$45,800$0Yes
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$98,507$0Yes
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$79,500$0Yes
      Olympia J. SnoweRME$56,099$0Yes
      Arlen SpecterDPA$125,400$0Yes
      Debbie StabenowDMI$82,409$0Yes
      Jon TesterDMT$25,250$0Yes
      John ThuneRSD$75,800$0Yes
      Mark UdallDCO$144,486$0Yes
      Tom UdallDNM$69,350$0Yes
      David VitterRLA$78,545$0Yes
      George VoinovichROH$31,425$0Yes
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$227,168$0Yes
      Jim WebbDVA$24,900$0Yes
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$51,349$0Yes
      Roger F. WickerRMS$60,100$0Yes
      Ron WydenDOR$121,040$0Yes

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      NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Supported
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Opposed
      Vote
      Daniel K. AkakaDHI$20,500$0Yes
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$82,800$0Yes
      John BarrassoRWY$6,150$0Yes
      Max BaucusDMT$159,154$0Yes
      Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$109,800$0Yes
      Mark BegichDAK$35,900$0Yes
      Michael F. BennetDCO$194,310$0Yes
      Bob BennettRUT$30,100$0Yes
      Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$28,133$0Yes
      Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$7,950$0Yes
      Barbara BoxerDCA$199,461$0Yes
      Scott P. BrownRMA$59,270$0Yes
      Sherrod BrownDOH$75,450$0Yes
      Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0Yes
      Jim BunningRKY$16,750$0Yes
      Richard BurrRNC$81,000$0Yes
      Maria CantwellDWA$83,678$0Yes
      Ben CardinDMD$187,500$0Yes
      Tom CarperDDE$66,100$0Yes
      Bob CaseyDPA$138,241$0Yes
      Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$162,895$0Yes
      Tom CoburnROK$11,050$0Yes
      William Thad CochranRMS$14,450$0Yes
      Susan M. CollinsRME$67,250$0Yes
      Gaylord Kent ConradDND$50,500$0Yes
      Christopher A. CoonsDDE$38,150$0Yes
      Bob CorkerRTN$162,956$0Yes
      John CornynRTX$202,750$0Yes
      Mike CrapoRID$46,929$0Yes
      Jim DeMintRSC$107,849$0Yes
      Chris DoddDCT$105,846$0Yes
      Byron DorganDND$33,000$0Yes
      Dick DurbinDIL$125,450$0Yes
      John EnsignRNV$129,800$0Yes
      Mike EnziRWY$12,000$0Yes
      Russ FeingoldDWI$29,850$0Yes
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$173,000$0Yes
      Al FrankenDMN$102,490$0Yes
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$220,275$0Yes
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$107,541$0Yes
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$43,900$0Yes
      Judd GreggRNH$2,500$0Yes
      Kay R. HaganDNC$58,800$0Yes
      Tom HarkinDIA$55,300$0Yes
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$63,450$0Yes
      Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$53,750$0Yes
      Jim InhofeROK$17,950$0Yes
      Dan InouyeDHI$76,700$0Yes
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$193,359$0Yes
      Mike JohannsRNE$39,100$0Yes
      Tim JohnsonDSD$47,950$0Yes
      John F. KerryDMA$185,350$0Yes
      Mark KirkRIL$247,284$0Yes
      Amy KlobucharDMN$41,033$0Yes
      Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
      Jon KylRAZ$187,640$0Yes
      Mary L. LandrieuDLA$138,020$0Yes
      Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$307,742$0Yes
      George LeMieuxRFL$0$0Yes
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$18,050$0Yes
      Carl LevinDMI$118,900$0Yes
      Joe LiebermanICT$476,450$0Yes
      Blanche LincolnDAR$77,032$0Yes
      Dick LugarRIN$9,500$0Yes
      Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$29,950$0Yes
      John McCainRAZ$103,550$0Yes
      Claire McCaskillDMO$58,350$0Yes
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$263,035$0Yes
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$289,400$0Yes
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$60,050$0Yes
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$71,600$0Yes
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$28,544$0Yes
      Patty MurrayDWA$68,016$0Yes
      Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$66,700$0Yes
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$255,251$0Yes
      Mark L. PryorDAR$67,750$0Yes
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$63,950$0Yes
      Harry ReidDNV$332,242$0Yes
      Jim RischRID$8,049$0Yes
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$33,800$0Yes
      John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$44,450$0Yes
      Bernie SandersIVT$2,100$0Yes
      Chuck SchumerDNY$413,150$0Yes
      Jeff SessionsRAL$45,800$0Yes
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$98,507$0Yes
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$79,500$0Yes
      Olympia J. SnoweRME$56,099$0Yes
      Arlen SpecterDPA$125,400$0Yes
      Debbie StabenowDMI$82,409$0Yes
      Jon TesterDMT$25,250$0Yes
      John ThuneRSD$75,800$0Yes
      Mark UdallDCO$144,486$0Yes
      Tom UdallDNM$69,350$0Yes
      David VitterRLA$78,545$0Yes
      George VoinovichROH$31,425$0Yes
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$227,168$0Yes
      Jim WebbDVA$24,900$0Yes
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$51,349$0Yes
      Roger F. WickerRMS$60,100$0Yes
      Ron WydenDOR$121,040$0Yes

      Interest Groups that supported this bill

      $ Donated
      Real Estate developers & subdividers$9,603,103

      Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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